What does MAFIA mean?

Definitions for MAFIA
ˈmɑ fi ə, ˈmæf i əMAFIA

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Mafia, Maffia, Cosa Nostra(noun)

    a crime syndicate in the United States; organized in families; believed to have important relations to the Sicilian Mafia

  2. Mafia, Maffia, Sicilian Mafia(noun)

    a secret terrorist group in Sicily; originally opposed tyranny but evolved into a criminal organization in the middle of the 19th century

  3. mafia, maffia(noun)

    any tightly knit group of trusted associates

Wiktionary

  1. Mafia(ProperNoun)

    An international criminal organization of Sicilian origin operating in Italy and the United States.

    Etymology: From mafia, from mafia, from مهجس.

  2. Mafia(ProperNoun)

    Any organized crime syndicate operating internationally in high-level organized crime; .

    Somehow he managed to piss off the Russian Mafia.

    Etymology: From mafia, from mafia, from مهجس.

  3. mafia(Noun)

    A crime syndicate

    Etymology: From mafia, from mafia, from مهجس.

  4. mafia(Noun)

    A trusted group of associates of a political leader

    Etymology: From mafia, from mafia, from مهجس.

  5. mafia(Noun)

    An in-group

    Etymology: From mafia, from mafia, from مهجس.

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  1. Alex
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of MAFIA in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of MAFIA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of MAFIA in a Sentence

  1. Dionisio Lopez:

    It's all one big mafia. We having nothing but pure corruption here in Mexico and it's proven, why pretend otherwise?

  2. Italian President Sergio Mattarella:

    In all these years I've always tried to emphasize and to promote the need to combat the Mafia, because it is a cancer which is oppressive and which stifles everybody's freedom and reduces the possibility for the areas in which it's present to prosper and to develop.

  3. Giovanni Gambino:

    The Mafia has a bad reputation, but much of that's undeserved, as with everything in life, there are good, bad and ugly parts – the rise of global terrorism gives the Mafia a chance to show its good side.

  4. Alfonso Sabella:

    Rome is unfortunately fundamentally corrupt, this is not your traditional mafia involved in drug dealing or extortion rackets. This is something original.

  5. Steve Levy:

    It would be analogous to what the feds already do to members of the Mafia. If you are convicted of organized crime activities, you are prohibited from consorting with other members.

Images & Illustrations of MAFIA

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