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hoodlum

hood·lum

hoodlum

 
pronunciation:
hUd lm
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a gangster or thug.
synonyms:
gangster, goon, mobster, thug
similar words:
gunman, Mafioso, racketeer
definition 2: a rough, reckless, destructive young man.
synonyms:
hooligan, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, thug, tough
similar words:
vandal