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LYNCHING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lynching mean? 

LYNCHING (noun)
  The noun LYNCHING has 1 sense:

1. putting a person to death by mob action without due process of law

  Familiarity information: LYNCHING used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LYNCHING (noun)


Sense 1lynching [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Putting a person to death by mob action without due process of law

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("lynching" is a kind of...):

execution; murder; slaying (unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being)


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