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urchin

noun [C]  us   /ˈɜr·tʃən/ dated
a small child who is badly dressed and dirty: urchins playing in the street
Translations of “urchin”
in Vietnamese thằng ranh con…
in Spanish pilluelo, golfillo…
in Thai เด็กซุกซน…
in Malaysian budak jalanan…
in French gamin…
in German der Bengel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指骯髒淘氣的)小孩…
in Indonesian anak nakal, berandal…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指肮脏淘气的)小孩…
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