gamin

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noun gam·in \ˈga-mən\

Definition of gamin

  1. 1 :  a boy who hangs around on the streets :  urchin

  2. 2 :  gamine 2

Origin and Etymology of gamin

borrowed from French, earlier, “glassmaker's assistant, young boy,” of obscure origin


First Known Use: 1832

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