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hoodlum

División en sílabas: hood·lum
Pronunciación: /ˈho͞odləm
 
, ˈho͝odləm
 
/

Definición de hoodlum en inglés:

sustantivo

A person who engages in crime and violence; a hooligan or gangster.
Example sentences
  • He was a gangster, a hoodlum, a thug: much less creative than his dad.
  • In fact, many people believe gangsters and hoodlums are vicious and violent by nature.
  • Doesn't such an attitude encourage hoodlums to commit such crimes again and again?
Sinónimos
gangster, crook, mobster, criminal
informal tough, bruiser, hardman, goon, hood, punk, rowdy

Origen

late 19th century (originally US): of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with hoodlum

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