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mobster

Syllabification: mob·ster
Pronunciation: /ˈmäbstər
 
/

Definition of mobster in English:

noun

informal
A member of a group of violent criminals; a gangster.
Example sentences
  • It's also one of the primary reasons the moviegoing public is fascinated with mobsters and movies about mobsters.
  • It was full of guys who thought they were thugs, mobsters and junkies.
  • This had no effect at all on those violent mobsters, who continued merrily to have fun at the expense of innocent citizens.
Synonyms
gangster, hoodlum, criminal, crook, gang member;
Mafioso, capo, godfather, don
informal goon, hood, goodfella

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