Synonyms for gamin
- street person
Antonyms for gamin
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GAMIN
She flashed him a gamin grin and they went on into the control room.
A group of youths who were standing near shouted "Well said, gamin."
The morrow when we shall need every man—nay, every gamin—will dawn soon.
I was as hot as fire, and some of the gamin's blood was still on my hand.
Why not, if you are all republicans, and see no more in a prince than in a gamin?
The Parisian, gamin or marquis, will have no bad music or acting.
I ought not to have kept it to look at like a gamin with his marbles.
All the gamin's impudence melts at a touch of true kindness.
Jadiver inspected it thoroughly, the gamin standing impatiently at his side.
But the gamin was petticoated and the burlesque scenes set in a comedy.
"street urchin," 1837, from French gamin (18c.), perhaps from Berrichon dialect gamer "to steal." Introduced in English in translations of Hugo.