Hindi translation of 'death penalty'
The death penalty is the punishment of death, used in some countries for people who have committed very serious crimes.प्राणदंड mn
They could face the death penalty.face/carry/seek/call for the death penalty oppose/abolish the death penalty
SIMILAR WORDScapital punishment, execution
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Example Sentences Including 'death penalty'
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With due ceremony it was announced that the death penalty would be carried out within twenty-four hours.THE LOST KING OF FRANCE: Revolution, Revenge and the Search for Louis XVII (2002)
This government abolished the death penalty, got rid of the secret police and granted an amnesty for political prisoners.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
A charge of apostasy that could have carried the death penalty was dropped.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
As a good father, a loyal friend and a committed lawyer who helped future generations to look back on the death penalty as a relic of history.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Bring back the death penalty for these crimes.The Sun (2009)
Britain abolished the death penalty for murder in 1965 and phased it out for rarer crimes including piracy and high treason over the next 33 years.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Britain is unlikely to agree to extradite a man who would face the death penalty.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But on the central claim that the threat of the death penalty was necessary to keep discipline, the brass hats were proved wrong.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
But the death penalty as it is used in Texas is unfair and an unstable machine.The Sun (2010)
Campaigners opposed to the death penalty also say that it is carried out in a manner designed to avoid public scrutiny.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
For the first time in nearly half a century most Americans do not support the death penalty.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He could be made subject to the death penalty.The Sun (2011)
He faced court in the city yesterday and could face the death penalty.The Sun (2015)
He faces the death penalty if convicted of first degree murder.The Sun (2006)
He faces the death penalty if convicted.The Sun (2017)
He made his first appearance via video before a judge last night and may face the death penalty.The Sun (2015)
He will now face the death penalty after being charged with first degree murder.The Sun (2007)
I'm no fan of the death penalty.The Sun (2016)
In Colorado voters approved an assisted dying bill and in Nebraska voters opted to bring back the death penalty.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's going to make the Philippines the capital of death penalty in the world.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Nobody can make the argument that the death penalty isn't a deterrent.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Saudi Arabia is giving the death penalty a bad name.The Sun (2015)
Surveys in China consistently find that most people support the death penalty.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Thailand retains the death penalty for murder and drug trafficking offences.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The death penalty is mandatory for murder and drug trafficking.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The four could face the death penalty if convicted.The Sun (2014)
The office added that all the accused could face the death penalty if convicted.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They face the death penalty if convicted.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
They faced the death penalty if convicted on the charges.Christianity Today (2000)
'death penalty' in Other Languages
British English: death penalty NOUN
The death penalty is the punishment of death used in some countries for people who have committed very serious crimes.
If convicted for murder, both men could face the death penalty.
Translation of death penalty from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary