thuggee

noun
thug·​gee | \ ˈthəgē \
plural -s

Definition of thuggee

: murder and robbery by thugs

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History and Etymology for thuggee

Hindi ṭhagī robbery, from ṭhag thief

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“Thuggee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thuggee. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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