Definition of 'gallows'
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If found guilty, he faces the gallows.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
For if there were such a thing as hanging royalty, here was a man to the gallows born.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
We made the typical jokes about whether we would be there at the same time the next week - gallows humour.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
What jury would be willing to send a man to the gallows on the evidence of a gob of sweat smeared on a piece of metal?FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002)
The planets dangle in a line beside the forest track to the observatory, suspended from wooden gallows and wobbling slightly in the wind.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The baby photo was posted just hours after another IS execution picture which showed a crowd of boys standing by wooden gallows.The Sun (2014)
The mayor of a North Dakota tourist town wants to erect a gallows on his front lawn to bring in more visitors.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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