Translation of hoodlum in Spanish:

hoodlum

Pronunciation: /ˈhuːdləm/

n

  • (AmE) matón, -tona (m,f) [familiar/colloquial], gorila (mf)
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    • 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?

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