Examples of THUG
- He was beaten and robbed by street thugs.
- <the Mob boss regularly sent his thugs after people who were slow to pay their debts>
Origin of THUG
Hindi & Urdu ṭhag,
First Known Use: 1810
Related to THUG
- bully, gangbanger, gangsta, gangster, goon, gorilla, hood, hooligan, mobster, mug, plug-ugly, punk, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, hoodlum, tough, toughie (also toughy), yob [British], yobbo [British]
Rhymes with THUG
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