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noun as in Mafia

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noun as in mobster

noun as in wise guy


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It is a well known brand popular with politicians and Mafiosi, costs thousands of dollars and is hideously, pugnaciously ugly.

Since the mid-19th century, Sicily has been known as a hive of Mafioso activity.

But one can hardly blame a young Mafioso for laying claim to what is essentially the holy grail of Mafia hits.

It will likely take more than a threat from Rome to change the mindset of a mafioso.

But a Mafioso such as Willie the Rat would have taken that as the good news by comparison when he heard the rest.

He has the mentality of a Mafioso and not someone who has the mind of an ideological fighter.

Sometimes this capo-mafioso is a villain who glories in a record of crime, a brow-beating bully who will p. 164stick at nothing.

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On this page you'll find 52 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mafioso, such as: bandit, criminal, crook, hoodlum, hooligan, and mobster.

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