camorrista

noun
ca·​mor·​ris·​ta | \ ˌkä-mȯ-ˈrē-stə How to pronounce camorrista (audio) \
plural camorristi\ ˌkä-​mȯ-​ˈrē-​(ˌ)stē How to pronounce camorrista (audio) \

Definition of camorrista

: a member of a camorra

First Known Use of camorrista

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for camorrista

Italian, from camorra

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“Camorrista.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/camorrista. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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