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English noun: garotte

1. garotte (artifact) an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation


Synonymsgarrote, garrotte, iron collar


Broader (hypernym)instrument of execution


English verb: garotte

1. garotte (contact) strangle with an iron collar


SamplesPeople were garrotted during the Inquisition in Spain.


ExamplesThey want to garotte the prisoners


Synonymsgarrote, garrotte, scrag


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)strangle, strangulate, throttle









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