Often seen loitering in front of drugstores and on stoop's and fences, harrassing passer's by.
"I ran into a group of hoods the other night. They 'rolled' me for everything I owned. Shoes, socks and underwear included."
I was like Hell nah, and I busted a cap in him
2.No More ?'s by Eazy E
...Call a girl out a name, yo I ain't no lover
I'm a pimp, mack daddy, lookin for the dollar
At thirteen I bought a six-fo' Impala
Rollin, and runnin from the police
Brother don't you know you can't trust a thief or thug, convict, hoodlum or criminal...
"Hood," is what a greasr would originally be called (the term "greaser," wasn't developed until the early 70's)
"Lum," was short for "slums(ghetto)," which was were most "greasers," would usually live.
A tough, often aggressive or violent youth.
Warzone: It's been 3 days man what's going on you're becoming a hoodlum.