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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who assaults others in order to rob them.

Usage examples (28)
  • The mugger was eventually caught and brought to trial.
  • All the hugger and mugger is over the cubicle walls, which is fine this week.
  • The mugger was a figment of her imagination, the girl is real!!
  • The mugger was a wanted criminal, so Cat gets a reward, and a front page article in the Daily News. for more
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