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暴力団, ぼうりょくだん

  • bōryokudan

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • gangster organization (organisation)
  • crime syndicate
  • yakuza (Japanese mafia)
  • band of thugs
  • group of hoodlums

Examples of 暴力団,ぼうりょくだん in a Sentence

The gang was planning a robbery.
暴力団見張るのは危険冒険だった
Spying on gangsters was a dangerous venture.
暴力団はその持ちから莫大なゆすり取った
The gangsters extorted a vast sum of money from the rich man.
The gang leader made all the members toe the line, keeping control through fear.
The movement of the inhabitants drove the band of thugs out of the town.

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