gangster

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See also: gángster

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Circa 1895, gang +‎ -ster.

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Noun[edit]

gangster (plural gangsters)

  1. A member of a criminal or street gang.
  2. A member of a professional criminal organization; a racketeer.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gangster m, f (invariable)

  1. gangster

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡǎnɡster/
  • Hyphenation: gang‧ster

Noun[edit]

gàngster m (Cyrillic spelling га̀нгстер)

  1. gangster

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gangster m (plural gangsters)

  1. Alternative spelling of gángster.