Definitions for urchinˈɜr tʃɪn

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. urchin(noun)

    poor and often mischievous city child

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. urchin(Noun)

    A mischievous child.

  2. urchin(Noun)

    street kid, a child from a poor neighborhood.

  3. urchin(Noun)

    A hedgehog.

  4. Origin: Ultimately from ericius.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Urchin(noun)

    a hedgehog

  2. Urchin(noun)

    a sea urchin. See Sea urchin

  3. Urchin(noun)

    a mischievous elf supposed sometimes to take the form a hedgehog

  4. Urchin(noun)

    a pert or roguish child; -- now commonly used only of a boy

  5. Urchin(noun)

    one of a pair in a series of small card cylinders, arranged around a carding drum; -- so called from its fancied resemblance to the hedgehog

  6. Urchin(adj)

    rough; pricking; piercing

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Urchin

    Urchin was an English hard rock band.

The New Hacker's DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. urchin

    See munchkin.


Translations for urchin

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  • Igel, BengelGerman
  • διαβολάκι, παλιόπαιδο, αλητάκιGreek
  • gamín, golfillo, erizo, gaminaSpanish
  • hérisson, garnement, gamin, gamineFrench
  • sündisznó, csibész, utcagyerek, lurkóHungarian
  • peste, riccio, monello, birichinoItalian
  • bengel, straatjongen, egelDutch
  • moleque, pivetePortuguese
  • ariciRomanian
  • проказник, ёж, баловник, озорник, оборванец, беспризорникRussian

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