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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Gangs, Organized crime, Underground culture, Criminology
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gang  pack  ring  mob  Armed group
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An association of criminals WordNet 3.0
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group
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A gang is a group or society of associates, friends or members of a family with a defined leadership and internal organization that identifies with or claims control over territory in a community and engages, either individually or collectively, in illegal, and possibly violent, behavior. Wikipedia
Group of recurrently associating individuals who share a common identity. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Violent group of individuals claiming control over a territory Wikidata
A group of criminals or alleged criminals who band together for mutual protection and profit. Wiktionary
Group of criminals who band together for mutual protection. Wiktionary (translation)
The Mafia, or a similar group that engages in organized crime (preceded by the). Wiktionary
A group of people associated or leagued in a bad design or practice; a gang. Wiktionary
An exclusive group of people, usually involving some unethical or illegal practices. Wiktionary
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A pack of thieves WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Police tried to break up the gang WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A crime ring; a prostitution ring; a bidding ring (at an auction sale). Wiktionary
The Winter Hill Gang was quite proficient at murdering rival mobsters in order to take over their rackets. Wiktionary
A pack of thieves. Wiktionary