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enfant terrible -- (French)
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Anna Karenina
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  • This was Princess Myakaya, noted for her simplicity and the roughness of her manners, and nicknamed enfant terrible.
  • _Enfant terrible, enfant terrible!
  • _Enfant terrible, enfant terrible!
  • That’s the question of an enfant terrible," and Betsy obviously tried to restrain herself, but could not, and went off into peals of that infectious laughter that people laugh who do not laugh often.

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  • "Yes, and she’s jolly and we like her lots," added Kitty, who is an ’enfant terrible’.
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women

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