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hooligan

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈhuː.lɪ.ɡən/
a violent person who fights or causes damage in public places: Hooligans had sprayed paint all over the car.
hooliganism
noun [U] uk   us   /-ɪ.zəm/
football/soccer hooliganism
Translations of “hooligan”
in Arabic هوليجان (عُضو في عِصابة لتَشْجيع كُرة القَدَم)…
in Korean 훌리건…
in Malaysian budak jahat…
in French voyou…
in Turkish sokak serserisi…
in Italian teppista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流氓,惡棍…
in Russian хулиган…
in Polish chuligan…
in Vietnamese bọn du côn…
in Spanish gamberro…
in Portuguese desordeiro, -a, vândalo…
in Thai อันธพาล…
in German der Rowdy…
in Catalan vàndal, -a, brètol…
in Japanese チンピラ, フーリガン…
in Indonesian berandal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流氓,恶棍…
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