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Synonyms for thug

noun hoodlum
  • assassin
  • bandit
  • bully
  • criminal
  • gangster
  • goon
  • gunman
  • hooligan
  • mobster
  • murderer
  • rioter
  • rowdy
  • troublemaker
  • delinquent
  • gorilla
  • hood
  • killer
  • punk
  • ruffian
  • gang member
  • hired killer
  • professional killer

Antonyms for thug

  • law
  • police
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abuser

noun. one who mistreats
  • culprit
  • evildoer
  • offender
  • perpetrator
  • thug
  • victimizer
  • vilipender
  • villain
  • violator
  • wrongdoer

criminal

noun. person who breaks the law

criminals

noun. person who breaks the law

desperado

noun. criminal

gangster

noun. person involved in illegal activities

goon

noun. ruffian
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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