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hoodlum

noun [C] uk   /ˈhuːd.ləm/ ( also hood) old-fashioned us  
a violent person, especially one who is member of a group of criminals
Translations of “hoodlum”
in Spanish matón, maleante…
in French gangster, voyou…
in German der Ganove, der Strolch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡棍, (尤指加入犯罪團夥的)歹徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶棍, (尤指加入犯罪团伙的)歹徒…
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