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  1. hood, hoodlum, goon, punk, thug, tough, toughie, strong-armernoun

    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, toughie, yob, hooligan, roughneck, spunk, yobbo, hoodlum, lummox, punk rock, lout, lump, touchwood, rowdy, lens hood, gawk, bonnet, hood, cap

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  1. thugnoun

    Synonyms:
    ruffian, rough, assassin

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  1. Kehinde Andrews:

    This sort of language does have consequences. The word 'thug' plays into a stereotype of aggressive young black men, when you look at why black people are so much more likely to be arrested or suffer violence it often comes back to this stereotype.

  2. Zheng Jianbang:

    The fascist thug cut off all 10 fingers of the elderly woman, the old lady refused to disclose any information resolutely.

  3. Madison Cawthorn:

    Remember that( Ukrainian President Volodymyr) Zelensky is a thug, remember that the Ukrainian government is incredibly corrupt, and it is incredibly evil, and it has been pushing woke ideologies.

  4. Lil Nas:

    I believe whenever you're trying something new, it's always going to get some kind of bad reception. For example, when rap started, or when rock and roll began, but with country trap, I in no way want to take credit for that. I believe Young Thug would be one of the biggest pioneers in that.

  5. Michele Woodhouse:

    I do not understand how anyone in American public office could call Zelensky a' thug' while Ukraine is under such vicious assault, let's be clear. The thug is Vladimir Putin.


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