One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was surrounded by a dozen urchins imploring him to be generous’
mischievous child, imp, monkey, Puck, rascal, rogue, minx, mischief-maker, prankster, tearaway
ragamuffin, guttersnipe, waif, stray
informal scamp, scallywag, brat, whippersnapper, horror, varmint, scarecrow
British informal perisher, pickle, tinker
North American informal hellion
dated jackanapes, rip, gamin, gamine
archaic scapegrace, street Arab, wastrel, tatterdemalion
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