gang-banger

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gang-banger

n
slang US a member of a street gang
ˈgang-ˌbanging n
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Police are then quoted on the realities of gang life, continuing to suggest a link between bhangra and gang-banging, possibly even a causal one.
My uncle was a gang banger, so when my daddy went to prison, all I had left was the memories of gang-banging, selling drugs and living the street life.
Please join us to help our kids understand that gang-banging and violence is not a lifestyle but a 'deathstyle,'" he added.
They've been coming round here looking for people to shoot every night, just gang-banging stuff.
Td rather have kids jerkin than gang-banging or stealing or whatever.
If all they see is poverty and all they see is gang-banging and drugs and the dark side and there's no light or upside, they won't dream the other way.
Forget the cute tea-drinking variety, a new study says they're more likely to be ruthless gang-banging killers.
The realities of his four out-of-wedlock children, drug dealing, and gang-banging exploits make for a tale that is flat and rather familiar, his biography one more episode in the media's narrative of black pathology.
The police don't know who is gang-banging and who ain't.
Perhaps we shall soon be reading of leading rugby players arrested on rape charges, breaking rules on drug tests, involved in allegations of gang-banging teenagers or leaving the scene of a fatal accident and eventually being accused of causing death by dangerous driving.
On this thin string of a situation, Kennedy and his collaborators, including helmet John Whitesell, hang all sorts of pointed topics, from the goofy way hip-hop is translated by white suburbanites and the parallels between bare-knuckled political campaigning and gang-banging, to the pattern of whites wanting to be black--like B-Rad--and blacks wanting to be white--like his hired kidnappers, classically trained thesps Sean (Taye Diggs) and PJ (Anthony Anderson).
Hollister's Chicago '85 reflects not only on love but also on his past gang-banging lifestyle.