Gamine - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡæˈmiːn|  American pronunciation of the word gamine
Brit.  |ɡaˈmiːn|  British pronunciation of the word gamine

noun

- a homeless girl who roams the streets
- a girl of impish appeal

Examples

a movie about a French gamine

...she was a bright, winsome gamine who could draw a smile out of anyone...

Word forms

noun
singular: gamine
plural: gamines
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