hoodlum Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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hoodlumnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhuːd.ləm/ (also hood) old-fashioned
a ​violentperson, ​especially one who is ​member of a ​group of ​criminals
(Definition of hoodlum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hoodlumnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhud·ləm, ˈhʊd-/ (infml hood,  /ˈhʊd/ )
a ​criminal, esp. one who is a ​member of a ​group: Hoodlums ​robbed two ​people in a ​conveniencestore, ​police said.
(Definition of hoodlum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hoodlum”
in Spanish matón, maleante…
in Vietnamese côn đồ, lưu manh…
in Malaysian penjenayah, samseng…
in Thai นักเลง…
in French gangster, voyou…
in German der Ganove, der Strolch…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶棍, (尤指加入犯罪团伙的)歹徒…
in Indonesian gangster, penjahat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡棍, (尤指加入犯罪團夥的)歹徒…
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