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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A child who spends most of his time in the streets especially in slum areas.

Usage examples (32)
  • Sinn Fein deputy rebuked Dermot for using the word "guttersnipe" in the chamber.
  • For his part, Truman regarded the columnist as a "guttersnipe," and with good reason.
  • Why am I even talking to this guttersnipe, anyway?
  • Or is she just being kind to a little guttersnipe? for more
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