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gangster

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡæŋ.stər/  us   /-stɚ/ (also mainly US mobster)
Translations of “gangster”
in Korean 갱단의 조직원…
in Arabic عُضو في عِصابة…
in Portuguese gângster…
in Catalan gàngster…
in Japanese 暴力団員, やくざ…
in Italian malvivente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歹徒, 犯罪集團成員…
in Russian гангстер, бандит…
in Turkish gangster, haydut, çete üyesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 歹徒, 犯罪团伙成员…
in Polish gangster…
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