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1. thuggery

violent or brutal acts as of thugs

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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1. A cutthroat or ruffian; a hoodlum.
2. also Thug One of a group of professional criminals, devotees of Kali, who robbed and murdered travelers in northern India until the mid-1800s.

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