Definition of 'urchin'
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We must have seemed like little street urchins! The Sun (2010)How could a former street urchin know so much? The Sun (2014)He was only giving a description of the vile street urchins. The Sun (2011)And one local cooks her dish of pasta on the beach made with razor clams and sea urchins. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And one kindly local cooks her dish of pasta on the beach made with clams and sea urchins. Times, Sunday Times (2014)My patient said that the element of danger heightened the arousing effect of the champagne and the sea urchin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They complained about "the little street urchins" messing up the bathrooms and wondered if church property was being stolen. Christianity Today (2000)The first example includes organisms as diverse as viruses, fruit flies and sea urchins. E For Additives (1987)Have your face painted, show off your colouring skills and meet fish and sea urchins. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They wanted a group photograph of themselves, and asked a local street urchin to take one. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She said once she didn't want him being a street urchin. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)To begin with, you turned up in jeans and trainers and looked like a skinny little urchin. The Sun (2012)The street urchins had decided views on literary value, and they were always keen to hand on advice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The thing I remember most was a mayonnaise flavoured with sea urchin. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We looked like street urchins, despite being quite well-off. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She is 52, but still looks like an androgynous street urchin. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We write so often about South American street urchins turned brilliant footballers that it begins to sound clichéd. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And with an album cover that shouts glam rather than street urchin, it seems that N-Dubz might have matured somewhat. The Sun (2010)This Disney gem tells the story of a street urchin who happens across a magic lamp, home to a genie with the ability to grant wishes. The Sun (2014)
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