What is the meaning of urchins?
1 archaic : hedgehog sense 1a. 2 : a mischievous and often poor and raggedly clothed youngster street urchins. 3 : sea urchin.
What is a guttersnipe?
1 : a homeless vagabond and especially an outcast boy or girl in the streets of a city.
What does Draggletailed Guttersnipe mean?
Definition. draggle-tailed guttersnipe rate. (Expression) an old dirty woman who lives in the streets (gutter…).
What does gamin mean?
1 : a boy who hangs around on the streets : urchin.
Where does the term Guttersnipe come from?
The word made an initial appearance in the 1850s meaning “street corner broker” in Wall Street slang, but thanks to Mark Twain’s 1869 reference to “noble savages (and) illustrious guttersnipes,” it came to mean “street urchin.” Earlier, as far back as Shakespeare’s time snipe had been used to mean “disreputable person. …
What does Tatterdemalion mean?
Definition of tatterdemalion (Entry 2 of 2) 1 : ragged or disreputable in appearance. 2 : being in a decayed state or condition : dilapidated.
What is a guttersnipe in England?
guttersnipe in British English 1. a child who spends most of the time in the streets, esp in a slum area.
What does getting yeasty mean?
youthful; exuberant; ebullient. trifling; frivolous. characterized by agitation, excitement, change, etc.: the yeasty years immediately following college.
What does white livered mean?
adjective. lacking courage; cowardly; lily-livered. lacking in vitality or spirit; pale; unhealthy.
What is a white livered woman?
Ozark Magic and Folklore: “When a lively, buxom, good-looking woman. loses several husbands by death, it is often said that her inordinate sexual passion has ‘killed ’em off,’ and she is referred to as a ‘white-livered widder.
What does white liver mean in Jamaica?
white liver (Phrase) Meaning/Description: It is used to describe a woman with a very high sex drive. In often cases a woman of East Indian decent is given this label as there is a myth that they have a high sex drive.
What’s the meaning of Paper Tiger?
How long is Bill Burr Tiger?
Who wrote Paper Tiger?
Stanley Woodward wryly
When did paper tiger come out?
Where is Bill Burr paper tiger?
Where was paper tiger filmed?
Chinatown International District
Who is Bill Burr’s wife?
Nia Renee Hillm. 2013