noun. a secret terrorist group in Sicily; originally opposed tyranny but evolved into a criminal organization in the middle of the 19th century.
- organized crime
Words that Rhyme with Maffia
noun. ['ˈmæfiːə'] any tightly knit group of trusted associates.
- inner circle
noun. a crime syndicate in the United States; organized in families; believed to have important relations to the Sicilian Mafia.
- Cosa Nostra
- crime syndicate