an aggressive and violent young criminal
A hoodlum, esp. a young one
A style, originating among fans of punk rock, characterized by motley clothes, oddly clipped hair, etc.
A wild, lawless person, often a member of a gang of criminals
The definition of a ruffian is a tough or rowdy person.
(Informal) A tough person; thug
Hood means a head covering attached to a jacket or shirt.
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
A tough person; ruffian
A clumsy, stupid fellow; simpleton
A punch-drunk or second-rate prizefighter.
Find another word for goon. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for goon, like: strong-armer, hooligan, punk, jackass, lout, clod, oaf, lubber, lummox, hoodlum and ruffian.