Mafioso

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Mafioso Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a member of the Mafia crime syndicate in the United States
  • a member of the Sicilian Mafia

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a member of the Sicilian Mafia ,
  • a member of the Mafia crime syndicate in the United States

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Mafioso Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The Mafia is a crime group working in many parts of the world that was created in Italy more than 200 years ago. The mafia makes money from crime. They make billions of dollars a year from such crimes as making and selling illegal drugs, money laundering, from stealing, gambling and prostitution.

The mafia in Italy have been around for hundreds of years. They work in the areas of Calabria, Sicily, Naples and Apulia which are all areas in the South of Italy.



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  • Sicilian mafioso was arrested on his way to restaurant for lunch
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  • Updated | Sicilian mafioso Sebastiano Brunno arrested in Malta, to be extradited
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  • [VIDEO] Sicilian Mafioso Sebastiano Brunno remanded in custody
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