Definition of Gamine

1. Noun. A homeless girl who roams the streets.

Generic synonyms: Guttersnipe, Street Urchin



2. Noun. A girl of impish appeal.
Generic synonyms: Fille, Girl, Miss, Missy, Young Lady, Young Woman

Definition of Gamine

1. Noun. a female street urchin ¹

2. Noun. a mischievous, playful, elfish, pert girl or young woman ¹

3. Adjective. (of a girl) having a boyish, mischievous charm; tomboyish. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gamine

1. a tomboy [n -S] - See also: tomboy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gamine

gametophores
gametophytes
gametophytic
gameverse
gameverses
gameworld
gameworlds
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gamiest
gamification
gamily
gamin
gamine (current term)
gaminerie
gamines
gaminesque
gaminess
gaminesses
gaming
gaming board
gaming boards
gaming card
gaming house
gaming machine
gaming table
gaming the system
gamings

Literary usage of Gamine

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1. Commercial Organic Analysis: A Treatise on the Properties, Proximate by Alfred Henry Allen (1886)
"gamine crystallises in agglomerations of minute irregular crystals. It is very little soluble in cold water, but readily in hot, separating again on cooling ..."

2. Commercial Organic Analysis: A Treatise on the Properties, Proximate by Alfred Henry Allen (1886)
"gamine crystallises in agglomerations of minute irregular crystals. It is very little soluble in cold water, but readily in hot, separating again on cooling ..."

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