hoodlum


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Synonyms for hoodlum

a person who treats others violently and roughly, especially for hire

a rough, violent person who engages in destructive actions

Synonyms for hoodlum

an aggressive and violent young criminal

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Rayman(R) 3 Hoodlum Havoc will be available in March 2003 on all next-generation platforms including PlayStation(R) 2 computer entertainment system, Nintendo GameCube(TM), Nintendo Game Boy(R) Advance, the Xbox(TM) video game system from Microsoft, and PC CD-ROM.
Meet Murfy: In Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc, Murfy is the tough fly guy with the 4-1-1 on the danger, enemies and obstacles Rayman must face throughout the adventure.
The fortunate gamer will also get to try his or her hand at Rayman(R) 3 Hoodlum Havoc, the newest game in the popular Rayman(R) franchise.
Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc presents the leap forward the current generation of gamers has been anticipating," said Christine Burgess-Quemard, managing director of International Production, Ubi Soft Entertainment.
Love-drunk writer Frederic Auger (newcomer Gregori Derangere), whom Viviane manipulated into taking the fall for that little scandal of hers, escaped from a Paris prison with real hoodlum Raoul (Yvan Attal).
THE FRENCH gangster melodrama ``La Mentale (The Code)'' was written by Bibi Naceri, who apparently grew up in a rough part of Paris and knows a thing or two about being a hoodlum.
Importantly, further proving the talent we have here in Queensland, Tidelands was written and developed through Brisbane-based production house Hoodlum.
Unfortunately, Standard owes prison protection money from his time behind bars to hoodlum Cook (James Biberi).
I had the itch for a long time, and like a good junior hoodlum, I wanted to get one.
They called me thug and hoodlum, but they never told you what we were really all about.
The appealing kid has a Baywatch fixation, the fence-straddling glamour dyke has a psycho ex-girlfriend, and the helmet-haired hoodlum has doubts about his own sexuality--not to mention Lainie Kazan as his bi-curious mother.
In Inner City Hoodlum, Goines describes a young black man's frame of mind when he decides to become a criminal: "Johnny had quit school, realizing that with the constant shootings and chaotic happenings, he would never learn anything valuable that would allow him to survive.
FRANKIE KOEHLER IS THE hoodlum you watched on Saturday afternoons when you had a black-and-white TV.
Needless to say, when the brown furry family returned from their fishing expedition, they were shocked and dismayed to see the shambles the puerile hoodlum had made of their woodland homestead.
He starts with good impulses, but becomes a tough and ruthless hoodlum.