(Informal) A tough person; thug
A hoodlum, esp. a young one
One of a group of professional criminals, devotees of Kali, who robbed and murdered travelers in northern India until the mid-1800s.
A wild, lawless person, often a member of a gang of criminals
Hood means a head covering attached to a jacket or shirt.
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
The definition of a ruffian is a tough or rowdy person.
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