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hoodlum

noun

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a violent, brutal person who is often a member of an organized gang
  • a couple of hoodlums held up the convenience store

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“Hoodlum.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hoodlum. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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