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mob

noun [+ sing/pl verb]
 
 
/mɒb/ US  /mɑːb/
[C] usually disapproving a large angry crowd, especially one which could easily become violent
暴民,乱民
The angry mob outside the jail was/were ready to riot.
监狱外愤怒的人群准备闹事。
a lynch mob
行私刑的暴民
Fifty people were killed in three days of mob violence.
3天的暴乱中有50人丧生。
Groups of people
[C] informal a group of people who are friends or who are similar in some way
一群人,一伙;帮派,团伙
The usual mob were/was hanging out at the bar.
酒吧里闲混的还是往常那伙人。
Groups of people
[S] informal an organization of criminals
犯罪集团
a New York mob leader
纽约犯罪集团的头目
→  See also mobster Gangsters, thugs and criminal organizations
(Definition of mob noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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