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ruffians

noun
plural of ruffian

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a violent, brutal person who is often a member of an organized gang
  • a gang of ruffians preying upon people who ventured into that section of town

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“Ruffians.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ruffians. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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