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gangster

gang·ster

gangster

pronunciation:
gaeng str
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone who belongs to a criminal gang, esp. one who participates in organized crime; mobster.
synonyms:
mobster
similar words:
goon, hoodlum, Mafioso, racketeer, thug
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  crime, weapon