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noun as in gangster

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Sorvino, who died on July 25 at 83, excelled at playing both the mobster and the softie, as well as everything in between.

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Like the best comedies and most compelling dramas, David Chase’s series about a mobster facing decline grows richer upon each revisit.

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After the mobsters received the ill-gotten gains, they laundered the currency through front companies, money mules, and cryptocurrency assets, according to Spanish police.

In one case, the mobsters kidnapped a woman, held her at gunpoint, took her to an ATM, and forced her to hand over all her money, according to Spanish police.

Newspapers reported that, like other politicians, he had done business with gamblers and mobsters.

At least one mobster said he always kept two biting monkeys in the room when he met his associates.

He finally died in a drawn-out battle with his Irish mobster nemesis, John Morrissey.

Retired Chicago mobster Frank Cullotta comes from a family of wheelmen.

Penguin India capitulated to blackmail, to the threats of a cultural mobster.

Whitey Bulger, the infamous Boston mobster, disappeared off the face of the earth and managed to stay hidden for 16 years.

A scooter pulled up alongside them almost at once, with a gun-carrying mobster riding it.

The catastrophic scene when he found her with Regan, king-pin mobster.

The mobster started from his chair, his eyes darting about the room.


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On this page you'll find 38 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mobster, such as: criminal, crook, hoodlum, hooligan, mafioso, and racketeer.

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