A group of criminals or alleged criminals who band together for mutual protection and profit, or a group of politicians united in furtherance of a political goal.
A great number of people gathered together; crowd
Indifference to or remoteness from the concerns of others; aloofness:
The definition of a vigilante is a person who takes the law into his or her own hands.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
The cleaning of a military base or other military area:
Find another word for posse. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for posse, like: lynch-mob, force armed with legal authority, armed band, (colloq.) crowd, band, gang, throng, vigilantes, search-party, detachment and posse comitatus.