Pronunciation: (gam'ēn, -in, ga-mēn'), [key]
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.
of or like a gamine: a gamine personality; clothes for the gamine figure.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.