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guttersnipe

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noun gut·ter·snipe \ˈgə-tər-ˌsnīp\

Definition of guttersnipe

  1. 1 :  a homeless vagabond and especially an outcast boy or girl in the streets of a city

  2. 2 :  a person of the lowest moral or economic station

gut·ter·snip·ish play \-ˌsnī-pish\ adjective


Circa 1869

First Known Use of guttersnipe

circa 1869


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