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Synonyms for hoodlum
ˈhud ləm, ˈhʊd-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armer(noun)

    an aggressive and violent young criminal

    Synonyms:
    goon, sticker, stumper, lubber, oaf, strong-armer, ruffian, stumblebum, tinder, punk, kindling, cowling, poser, exhaust hood, tough, cowl, punk rocker, street fighter, bully, clod, yobo, thug, toughie, yob, hooligan, roughneck, spunk, yobbo, lummox, punk rock, lout, lump, touchwood, rowdy, lens hood, gawk, bonnet, hood, cap

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hoodlum(n)

    Synonyms:
    rowdy, larrikin

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    mobster, bandit, thug, punk, lowlife, gangster, rascal, mope, hooligan, felon, crook, scoundrel, rogue

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How to use hoodlum in a sentence?

  1. David Fantle:

    He called gangster films hoodlum films, he said to us he never watched his hoodlum films. The only movies he would ever stick around to watch if they were on TV would be the handful of musicals he made, which he loved.


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