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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Tool consisting of a combination of implements arranged to work together; An organized group of workmen; An association of criminals; An informal body of friends v. - Act as an organized group.

Usage examples (4)
  • I think that today's youth are drawn to gangs for a sense of belonging.
  • The police commissioner wanted a crackdown on what he called gang-type activity and after-hours boxing clubs.
  • Serang, or whatever they call the gang-captains on these vessels.
  • The founder and editor of Rimjin-gang is a Japanese journalist by the name of Jiro Ishimaru. for more
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