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Definition of thug

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Other terms relating to 'criminal, hooligan, gangster, gangsta':

Definitions include: a younger punk who is homeless or pretends to be homeless.
Definitions include: to sell stolen goods.
Definitions include: baby gangster.
Definitions include: a person who smuggles undocumented aliens across the Mexico-US border into the United States, usually for a fee.
Definitions include: a dirty or messy person.
Definitions include: a member of the mafia (aka "mob.")
Definitions include: shortened form of "neighborhood."
Definitions include: "criminal".
Definitions include: a bad person or group.
Definitions include: a member of the Bloods gang.
Definitions include: an unattractive female, usually due to obesity.
Definitions include: an undesirable person - usually one who is without morals or decency.
Definitions include: related to the Gangster Disciples gang.
Definitions include: a criminal.
Definitions include: a derogatory term for females, implying promiscuity.

Other terms relating to 'friend, friends':

Definitions include: a male.
Definitions include: alternate pronunciation of bro.
Definitions include: a clique of people.
Definitions include: a female friend.
Definitions include: friend.
Definitions include: "mate", i.e. friend.
Definitions include: a friend or associate.
Definitions include: a person who is both a friend and an enemy.
Definitions include: gang member, friend.
Definitions include: friend.
Definitions include: a best friend.
Definitions include: woman.
Definitions include: a friend with whom a scumbag can be himself.
Definitions include: close companions whose friendship may contain romantic or sexual interest without an official commitment.
Definitions include: a female friend.

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Other terms relating to 'thug':

Definitions include: a homosexual who portrays himself as a thug, for a variety of possible reasons.
Definitions include: Philosophy of taking tremendous risks in terms of lifestyle, with the concept of making a plethora of money and dying young.
Definitions include: To participate in a time of leisure with one's peers.

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