Entry from British & World English dictionary
A gangster; a bandit.
- The idea of spending a night or two in an overcrowded communal cell of 40 to 60 hardened local skebengas will be far too bitter to stomach.
From Zulu isigebengu 'bandit, plunderer'.
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