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Rambo

noun uk   /ˈræm.bəʊ/ us    /-boʊ/ (plural Rambos)
[C] someone who uses, or threatens to use, strong and violent methods against their enemies: The Americans responded, Rambo-style/Rambo-like, by threatening to attack immediately if their conditions were not met.Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly Rambo was originally a film character known for his violence, who was played by Sylvester Stallone in several films.Cinema - general words
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