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gang1 US English

An organized group of criminals

gang2 US English

Go; proceed

gang US Thesaurus

a gang of tough-looking boys

gang together in gang1 US English

(Of a number of people) form a group or gang

gang rape US English

The rape of one person by a group of other people

gang show US English

A locally produced variety show performed annually by members of the Scout and Guide Association

loan gang US English

A group of convicts assigned to a settler as workers

chain gang US English

A group of convicts chained together while working outside the prison

gang agley US English

(Of a plan) go wrong

press gang US English

A body of men employed to enlist men forcibly into service in the army or navy

razor gang US English

A violent gang armed with razors

Stern Gang US English

A militant Zionist group that campaigned in Palestine during the 1940s for the creation of a Jewish state. Founded by Avraham Stern (1907–42) as an offshoot of Irgun, the group assassinated the British Minister for the Middle East, Lord Moyne, and Count Folke Bernadotte (1895–1948), the UN mediator for Palestine

section gang US English

A crew of railroad workers responsible for maintaining a particular section of track

Gang of Four US English

(In China) a group of four associates, including Mao Zedong’s wife, involved in implementing the Cultural Revolution. They were among the groups competing for power on Mao’s death in 1976, but were arrested and imprisoned

gangbang US English

The successive rape of one person by a group of other people

gangbanging in gangbang US English

The violent activities of a criminal gang

gangplank US English

A movable plank used as a ramp to board or disembark from a ship or boat