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English definition of “gamine”

gamine

adjective     /ˈɡæm.iːn/ approving
describes a girl or young woman who is thin , has short hair and is attractively like a young boy in appearance : Her newly cropped hair gives her a fashionably gamine look .Gender-related attributesKinds of womenKinds of men gamine     noun [C] Kinds of womenMen and women
(Definition of gamine adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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