English version

gamine

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgaminega‧mine /ˈɡæmiːn/ noun [countable] literary  WOMANa small thin girl or woman who looks like a boygamine adjective a gamine hairstyle
Examples from the Corpus
gamineAt last my boyish figure had acquired some status and a more attractive description: gamine.I think a boyish, childlike figure - that of the gamine - was the one he preferred aesthetically.
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