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hoodlum

noun agitator, bandit, blackguard, brigand, burglar, convict, criminal, embezzler, evildoer, felon, gunman, holdup man, knave, larcener, larcenist, lawbreaker, malefactor, malevolent, malfeasant, malfeasor, miscreant, mobster, oppressor, outlaw, peculator, purloiner, rogue, roisterer, rough, ruffian, scoundrel, stealer, thief, villain, wrongdoer
Associated concepts: juvenile delinquent, multiple offender, predicate felon, youthful offender
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But this story was so important the Evening Chronicle sent two reporters to cover it (John Stuart and Geoff Phillips) and they talked to the Whitley Bay hoodlums who, they wrote, called themselves the 'North East's toughest toughs'.
NORTHRIDGE -- The government called them thugs and hoodlums.
When the black detective in Inner City Hoodlum talks to the mother of a murdered black kid, she is reluctant to cooperate.
The boy ran after one of the hoodlums leaving his sister behind ; taking advantage of the moment another hoodlum sexually molested the girl.
You take on the role of Luis Lopez, hoodlum and assistant to legendary nightclub impresario Tony Prince (a.
So on and on you fight through hoodlum after hoodlum before invariably coming to the equivalent of the end of level bad guy.
Inner City Hoodlum (first published 1975, Holloway House, ISBN 0-870-67999-6)
Now, MGM is one of the movie companies taking innovation a step further by using a multimedia real- time discussion environment called The Palace to create buzz for Hoodlum, the highly anticipated film being released tomorrow, August 27.
An Xbox console with Tom Clancy's Classic Trilogy (the original titles from the Tom Clancy's line of games: Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six(R) 3 and Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon), Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow(TM), Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3 Black Arrow(TM), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Prince of Persia: Warrior Within, XIII, Rocky Legends(TM), Batman(TM): Rise of Sin Tzu(TM), Rayman(R) 3 Hoodlum Havoc(TM) and Rayman(R) Arena.
Against the grim backdrop of dirty electioneering and brutal street fighting in our inner cities, Private Johnson Beharry, awarded a VC for gallantry in Iraq, puts every blustering MP with their self-righteous campaigning, point scoring and sniping into context and makes cowards of hoodlum cocaine dealers who exact revenge by pumping bullets into rivals.
Michael finds himself laundering money, becoming an accessory to murder and having to pass himself off as the infamous Mickey Blue Eyes - a comic treat as the polite, apologetic Englishman has to pass himself off as a streetwise Mafia hoodlum.
Still, the duo made an arresting sight when they turned up in Los Angeles for the premiere of the new action movie Hoodlum last week.