Mohock

noun
Mo·hock | \ˈmō-ˌhäk \

Definition of Mohock 

: one of a gang of aristocratic ruffians who assaulted people in London streets in the early 18th century

Other Words from Mohock

Mohockism \-ˌhä-ˌki-zəm \ noun

First Known Use of Mohock

circa 1711, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Mohock

alteration of Mohawk

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