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maton [ma.tun.] : ruffian (n.); thug (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: matón: bully ]
Synonyms: tigas

Derivatives of maton

n. (person)1. bully, hooligan, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, tough, yob, yobbo, yoboa cruel and brutal fellow.
~ aggressor, assailant, assaulter, attackersomeone who attacks.
~ bullyboya swaggering tough; usually one acting as an agent of a political faction.
~ muscleman, musclea bully employed as a thug or bodyguard.; "the drug lord had his muscleman to protect him"
~ skinheada young person who belongs to a British or American group that shave their heads and gather at rock concerts or engage in white supremacist demonstrations.
~ plug-ugly, tough guysomeone who bullies weaker people.
n. (person)1. goon, hood, hoodlum, punk, strong-armer, thug, tough, toughiean aggressive and violent young criminal.
~ bullya hired thug.
~ criminal, crook, felon, malefactor, outlawsomeone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime.