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Another word for hoodlum

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Noun
  1. A person who treats others violently and roughly, especially for hire

      1. A thug or gangster.
      2. A brutal, violent, lawless person; tough or hoodlum
      1. A member of a former group in India that murdered and robbed in the service of Kali
      2. One of a group of professional criminals, devotees of Kali, who robbed and murdered travelers in northern India until the mid-1800s.
      3. A rough, brutal hoodlum, gangster, robber, etc.
      1. (Informal) A tough person; thug
      1. Any rowdy or violent person
      2. A hoodlum, esp. a young one
      3. A tough and aggressive or violent youth.
      1. A thug hired to intimidate or harm opponents.
      2. A person who is awkward, grotesque, stupid, etc.
      3. A ruffian or thug, esp. one hired to help break a strike, etc.
      1. Either of two large apes (Gorilla gorilla or G. beringei) native to the forests of equatorial Africa, having a stocky body and coarse dark brown or black hair.
      2. (Slang) A person regarded as like a gorilla in appearance, strength, etc.
      3. (Slang) A powerfully built, aggressive, and often crude man.
      1. A loose pliable covering for the head and neck, often attached to a robe or jacket.
      2. A fold of cloth over the back of an academic or ecclesiastical gown, judge's robe, etc., often with distinguishing colors to indicate the wearer's degree, college affiliation, etc.
      3. Anything resembling a hood in shape or use
    See also:

    attack

    crimes

  2. A rough, violent person who engages in destructive actions

    See also:

    attack

    crimes

Another word for hoodlum

Noun
      1. A habitual or notorious criminal who is a fugitive from the law
      2. A fierce or uncontrollable horse or other animal
      3. (Historical) A person declared by a court of law to be deprived of legal rights and protection, generally for the commission of some crime: the killing of such a person was not a legal offense
      1. A member of an organized group of criminals; a racketeer.
      1. A bishop's staff resembling this; crosier
      2. A part that is curved or bent like a hook.
      3. A shepherd's staff, with a hook at one end
    See also:

    criminal