Definition of polisson in English:

polisson

Pronunciation /ˈpɒlɪsn/

noun

  • An urchin, a rascal; a dishonest or rude person.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in George Whyte-Melville (1821–1878), novelist and poet. From French polisson rogue, vagabond, person without merit, urchin, rascal from polisse theft + -on.