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Synonyms for gangster
ˈgæŋ stərgang·ster

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. gangster, mobsternoun

    a criminal who is a member of gang

    Synonyms:
    mobster

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  1. List of paraphrases for "gangster":

    gangsta, thug, bandit, banger, yakuza, mobster, rapper, hoodlum, racket, crook

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#19988thug
#22161bandit
#23206rapper
#24025gangster
#25335crook
#26322racket
#27098gangsta
#53159banger
#63124yakuza
#66659mobster
#77910hoodlum

How to use gangster in a sentence?

  1. Alan Archambault:

    It was often seen in gangster films that were watched by impressionable young men who came of age during World War II, so, even before its use in World War II, it was an iconic weapon.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    It's not the first time, i have a vague recollection of being called gangster-like.

  3. Khabib Nurmagomedov:

    I am laughing inside, you broke window ? Why ? Come inside. You know UFC don’t let you come inside. If you real gangster why don’t you come inside ? This is big history gangster place. Brooklyn. You want to talk to me ? Send me location. We have to talk ? I am gon na come, no problem.

  4. Joe Biden:

    If you take that attitude that, 'Look, we know what’s best for us, we believe in America – we're strong and we have a military and we know what would go,' then you could put people at bay, it’s really like a gangster in the neighborhood back in the day.

  5. Principal Dionne Kirksey:

    I pride myself in my team, we all pride ourselves on creating a sense of family in our building. So when you come in the building, there's no separation of BDs( Black Disciples), GDs( Gangster Disciples), this clique, that's it, none of that, all that's out the door. When you come into the building, you could actually be a kid, be a student, be free. You're not looking over your shoulder, you're not worried about who's going to walk up on you. You don't have to worry about somebody knocking you upside... It's not about any of that. It's all about education, meeting you where you are and helping you be the most successful person that we could possibly give you.


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