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gangster

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noun gang·ster \ˈgaŋ-stər\

Simple Definition of gangster

  • : a member of a group of violent criminals

Full Definition of gangster

  1. :  a member of a gang of criminals :  racketeer

gang·ster·dom play \-dəm\ noun
gang·ster·ish play \-stə-rish\ adjective
gang·ster·ism play \-stə-ˌri-zəm\ noun

Examples of gangster

  1. <Al Capone remains one of the most notorious gangsters in American history.>



1886

First Known Use of gangster

1886



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