Examples of gangsta in a Sentence
the short, violence-filled life of an inner-city gangsta
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Dre's love of hip hop led him to become part of N.W.A., the trailblazing gangsta-rap group.
Widely regarded as being more masculine and certainly more gangsta than Barack.
Relating the upset in the black community when the Raiders were moved to Oakland, Ice Cube narrates a tale of increasing discontent with sports, politics, and the powers that be—culminating in the rise of gangsta rap.
W.C., an illustrious collaborator with Ice Cube in Westside Connection, revived several gangsta rap classics.
Dre, 52 (real name: Andre Young), got his start as a DJ in Compton, Calif., before co-founding gangsta rap group N.W.A and branching out into a successful solo career.
On the West Coast, the gangsta rappers weren’t helping Freestyle Fellowship or The Pharcyde the way Nas, Wu-Tang and Puffy did business with each other, or JAY-Z shouted out Talib Kweli and Common.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority: Arya Stark This character’s story arch is the most gangsta.
Gangsta in the way that gangsta should be – warring against those who seek to oppress.
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Synonymsbully, gangbanger, hoodlum, gangster, goon, gorilla, hood, hooligan, mobster, mug, plug-ugly, punk, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, thug, tough, toughie (also toughy), yob [British], yobbo [British]
Related Wordscutthroat, scoundrel, villain; assassin, bandit, bravo, brigand, criminal, crook, desperado, felon, gunman, highwayman, lawbreaker, mafioso, malefactor, offender, outlaw, perp, perpetrator, pirate; pickpocket, racketeer, robber, swindler, thief, vandal; juvenile delinquent, tearaway [British]
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