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Definition of Mafioso

Mafioso
Maffioso Maf`fi*o"so, Mafioso Ma`fi*o"so, n.; pl. -si. [It. maffioso.] A member of the maffia.

Meaning of Mafioso from wikipedia

- Look up Mafioso or mafioso in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Mafioso may refer to: A mafioso is a mobster or specifically a member (i.e. a "made man")...
- word mafia originated in Sicily. The Sicilian noun mafiusu (in Italian: mafioso) roughly translates to mean "swagger," but can also be translated as "boldness...
- ****ociated with Death Row. Mafioso rap is a hardcore hip hop subgenre founded by Kool G Rap in the late 1980s. East Coast mafioso rap was partially the counterpart...
- Mafioso is a 1962 Italian Mafia black comedy film directed by Alberto Lattuada. The film stars Alberto Sordi as a factory manager who visits his hometown...
- translated as "boldness" or "bravado". In reference to a man, mafiusu (mafioso in Italian) in 19th century Sicily signified "fearless", "enterprising"...
- Sicilian Mafia is in Italian uomo d'onore, or in Sicilian omu d'onuri. Mafioso and the plural mafiosi are common terms used colloquially and by the press...
- A gangster is a criminal who is a member of a gang. Most gangs are considered to be part of organized crime. Gangsters are also called mobsters, a term...
- has also led to derivative usage. The phrase is sometimes written as Pax Mafioso, however Mafiosa is the grammatically correct and more common variant....
- The Last Mafioso: The Treacherous World of Jimmy Fratianno is a biographical novel detailing the life of American Mafia member Aladena "Jimmy the Weasel"...
- (/pæˈstoʊr/; born July 14, 1946) is an American actor. Often cast as a mafioso, he is known for his portrayal of Salvatore "Big ****" Bonpensiero on...