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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A cruel and brutal fellow.

Usage examples (22)
  • There was no interest in fighting, or engaging in any so-called hooligan behaviour.
  • Also known as hooligan, few eulachon have returned to the Burroughs Bay area since 2003.
  • McQueen was known as a hooligan of high fashion because of the way he barreled through life, thumbing his nose at popular convention.
  • In Britain, the "hooligan" has been with us for a long time, since 1898. for more
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