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This musical about a French gamin finding love, adapted by Craig Lucas, Daniel Messé and Nathan Tysen from the Jean-Pierre Jeunet movie, steals its final garden gnome.
That French movie, which grossed $174 million and turned Audrey Tautou, its gamin-pixie star, into an international...
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Origin and Etymology of gamin
borrowed from French, earlier, “glassmaker's assistant, young boy,” of obscure origin
First Known Use: 1832See Words from the same year
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