Tuesday, June 22, 2010

waif

waif [ weyf ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a street child or one with no home or friends
2. unclaimed property or a lost pet animal
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The old woman took pity on the hungry waif and bought him a burger.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 I dined in some of the world’s finest restaurants, something a waif, was not destined to do.