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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Poor and often mischievous city child.

Usage examples (34)
  • As Trimus and the others walked to the guard house, small street urchins ran along beside and behind begging for tales not coins.
  • "'I'm the King of the Castle,'" chanted the urchin from the topmost pinnacle.
  • All the festivities of the wedding-day destroyed, till this dear unlucky urchin is found.
  • Only the live prawn went uneaten and most of the sea urchin, which is a more complicated story. for more
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