gangbanger

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gangbanger

1. vulgar slang One of several people who engage in sexual intercourse with one person, either at once or in succession.
2. offensive slang Someone who rapes a person with several other perpetrators; someone who perpetrates a gang rape. This usage is considered offensive due to likening an instance of rape with a consensual act.
3. slang Someone who participates in the activities of a gang, typically violent crime; a gang member. The shooting is thought to have been perpetrated by rival gangbangers.

gangbanger

n. a member of a street gang. The gangbangers threatened the old lady too often, and finally she pulled out a can of mace and gave them a little lesson in good manners.
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He was a family man--not a gang-banger. He didn't drink, or do drugs," added Genie Hernandez.
One night after the gunpoint arrest of a gang-banger, his arrestee screamed to a supervisor, "Captain!
"The lowest paid one earned $72,000 to distribute VW auto parts," says Crowfoot, "and the kids said, `I can do that'." Crowfoot also phoned the parents of one kid who shows real academic promise but had been dressing the part of a gang-banger; "I wanted the parents to know that he could be a star if he doesn't make some bad choices," says Crowfoot.
it's being shot by a PCP abuser, a gang-banger, an escaping bank robber or who-knows-what.