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English noun: garrotte

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


Synonymsgarotte, garrote, iron collar


Broader (hypernym)instrument of execution


English verb: garrotte

1. garrotte (contact) strangle with an iron collar


SamplesPeople were garrotted during the Inquisition in Spain.


ExamplesThey want to garrotte the prisoners


Synonymsgarotte, garrote, scrag


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


Broader (hypernym)strangle, strangulate, throttle









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