Associations to the word «Thug»


THUG, noun. A criminal with an intimidating and unseemly appearance and mannerisms, who treats others violently and roughly, especially for hire.
THUG, noun. (historical) One of a band of assassins formerly active in northern India who worshipped Kali and offered their victims to her.

Dictionary definition

THUG, noun. An aggressive and violent young criminal.

Wise words

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