Thugs (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /th-augs/

Singular: Thug

Related: Thug life, Thuggin

What does Thugs mean?

People who are violent and like to commit crimes.

Thugs Synonyms: Hoodlums, Hooligans, Looters

Example sentence: “I don’t like thugs around me.”

Thugs in songs:

So Granny raised me in projects where thugs was hanging” – J. Cole, 4 Your Eyez Only.

“I hung around with the thugs, and even though they sold drugs They showed a young brother love” -2Pac, Dear Mama.

“Red state versus a blue state, which one you governin’? They give us guns and drugs, call us thugs” – Kendrick Lamar, Hood Politics.

“Shoot, errbody have the zipper jacket And half of these thugs have the glove to match, ya feel me?” – Missy Elliot, Work It.

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