Definitions for mafiosoˌmɑ fiˈoʊ soʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ma•fi•o•soˌmɑ fiˈoʊ soʊ(n.)(pl.)-si; -sos.

  1. (often cap.) a member of the Mafia.

    Category: Western History

Origin of mafioso:

1870–75; < It =Mafi(a)Mafia+-oso < L -ōsus -ose1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mafioso(noun)

    a member of the Sicilian Mafia

  2. mafioso(noun)

    a member of the Mafia crime syndicate in the United States


  1. Mafioso(Noun)

    A member of the Mafia.


  1. Mafioso

    Mafioso is a 1962 Italian black-comedy film directed by Alberto Lattuada. The film stars Alberto Sordi as a factory manager who visits his hometown in Sicily and is tasked with performing a hit for the mafia. It was awarded Best Film at the San Sebastian Film Festival.


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