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guttersnipe

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡʌt.ə.snaɪp/  us   /ˈɡʌt̬.ɚ-/ old-fashioned
a child from a poor area of a town who is dirty and dressed badly: a Victorian guttersnipe
Translations of “guttersnipe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貧民區衣衫襤褸的髒孩子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贫民区衣衫褴褛的脏孩子…
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