Meaning of enfant terrible*
Pronunciation: (än-fän te-rē'bl), [key]
— pl. en•fants ter•ri•bles
- an incorrigible child, as one whose behavior is embarrassing.
- an outrageously outspoken or bold person who says and does indiscreet or irresponsible things.
- a person whose work, thought, or lifestyle is so unconventional or avant-garde as to appear revolutionary or shocking.