Definition of 'hangman'
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The hangman's noose hangs behind him.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The hangman's noose can be returned to the drawer.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
So asking for their support was a little bit like asking the doomed man to help tighten the knot on the hangman's noose.LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He always knew that when he was caught he would face the hangman - it's the way they do things in those parts.The Sun (2007)
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