Disparaging term for a Russian or Eastern European
A politician (kissing babies was an old crowd-pleasing tactics once used by politicians).
1. A party district leader in Nazi Germany who also was a provincial governor. 2. One who is likened to a gauleiter, especially someone who is dictatorial, overbearing, or intolerent of dissent or opposing views.
From the German words gau, meaning district, and leiter, meaning leader.
There are some leaders in a organization who are regular gauleiters.
Nazi, especially a storm trooper (Schutzstaffel, or the SS), often noted for violence, aggression and brutality.
Some police officers behave like brownshirts and thugs.
a person serving a life sentence in prison; lifer
Before Dahmer was killed, he was to be a long rider.
usury or loan sharking.
The juice racket was always a part of Jimmy the Gent's criminal trade.