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synonyms for thugs

  • 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 thugs

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  • law
  • police
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How to use thugs in a sentence

People endeavoured more especially to excite my apprehension by terrible accounts of the Thugs or stranglers.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
I now conceal not that we are Thugs—followers of the blessed Bhowanee, who will receive us into Paradise.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
We accordingly left our home,—one hundred and twenty Thugs under myself and Peer Khan, who still stuck to me.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
And I suspect he chose this post, if he had any choice in the matter, because he was likely to meet Thugs here.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
Parties of Thugs passed rapidly to and fro, bearing the bodies of the dead, which were one by one thrown into the hole.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
We had one day taken out of the city a party of seven travellers, we being sixteen Thugs in number.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
Puúhan ang syudad sa mga buguy, They will get rid of the thugs in the city.
A DICTIONARY OF CEBUANO VISAYANJOHN U. WOLFF
Them thugs was probably plannin' to wreck the Mail, all right, and they came down here to do it.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
"You must have been beautifully rattled; to go up against a gang of thugs that way, alone and unarmed," was the lawyer's comment.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
Ruffianly men came from all parts of the country; insolent, strife-provoking thugs.
THE COMMON SENSE OF SOCIALISMJOHN SPARGO
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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