gangsta

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

gang·sta

noun, often attributive \ˈgaŋ(k)-stə\

: a member of a street gang

: a person who performs gangsta rap music

Full Definition of GANGSTA

1
:  a member of an urban street gang
2
:  a performer of gangsta rap

Examples of GANGSTA

  1. <the short, violence-filled life of an inner-city gangsta>

Origin of GANGSTA

alteration of gangster
First Known Use: 1988

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