Dictionary.com

enfant sauvage

/ French (ɑ̃fɑ̃ sovaʒ) /
Save This Word!

noun plural enfants sauvages (ɑ̃fɑ̃ sovaʒ)
a person given to naive, undisciplined, or unpredictable behaviour, largely because of youth and inexperience
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Word Origin for enfant sauvage

C20: literally: wild child
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

How to use enfant sauvage in a sentence

FEEDBACK