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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 12:00:00 AM
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guttersnipe

(noun) A child who spends most of his time in the streets especially in slum areas.

Synonyms: street urchin

Usage: In Shaw's Pygmalion, an elocution expert plucks a guttersnipe from Covent Garden market and teaches her to talk like a lady.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:20:45 AM

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The term isn't used enough to notice around here. I think I first heard it used on some British sitcoms.
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A child who spends most of his time in the streets especially in slum areas.
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