Origin of thug
Related formsthug·ger·y [thuhg-uh-ree] /ˈθʌg ə ri/, nounthug·gish, adjective
Examples from the Web for thuggery
These groups are generally united in their thuggery and xenophobia.
In-state winger groups accused Casa of intimidation and thuggery.
This tolerance for certain brands of thuggery is an old story on the left.
There was to be no gigantic clash of sea-arms; action was to be taken on the lines of Thuggery.Merchantmen-at-Arms|David W. Bone