Definitions for guttersnipeˈgʌt ərˌsnaɪp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gut•ter•snipeˈgʌt ərˌsnaɪp(n.)

  1. a person typical of the lowest or basest social group in a city.

  2. a street urchin.

Origin of guttersnipe:

1855–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. street urchin, guttersnipe(noun)

    a child who spends most of his time in the streets especially in slum areas

Wiktionary

  1. guttersnipe(Noun)

    A person who is from the lowest social or economic class.

  2. guttersnipe(Noun)

    A street urchin.

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