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hoods

noun (1)
plural of hood

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a violent, brutal person who is often a member of an organized gang
  • when a gang of hoods started hanging out in front of the store, customers went elsewhere

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hoods

noun (2)
plural of hood

Synonyms of hoods (Entry 2 of 2)

something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • counterfeiters conducting their affairs under a hood of secrecy

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“Hoods.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hoods. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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