Monday, June 29, 2009

Word of the Week #58

*Oh my goodness, this is my daughter!*

gamine
- [GAM-een] - noun

Definition:
1. a neglected girl who is left to run about the streets.
2. a diminutive or very slender girl, esp. one who is pert, impudent, or playfully mischievous.

Usage:
The gamine faerie giggled as she darted away and I fell flat on my face trying to chase her; she had tied my shoelaces together.

4 comments:

L.T. Elliot said...

I love your word of the week. =]

Chantele said...

Love it!:)

Julie Wright said...

This is an awesome word!

Deborah said...

This is SOOO your daughter.