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verb condemn to death, corporal punishment, deprive of life, dispose of by death, end the life of a connemned, inflict capital punishment, inflict mortal punishhent, kill, murder, punish by death, punish with death, put to death, put to death according to law, slay, snuff out the life of, terminate the life of
Associated concepts: death by lethal injection, death penalty, electric chair, gas chamber, right to life
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The effect is both disorientating and utterly engrossing; our sympathies ebb and flow as good people make drastic choices to achieve their selfish dreams, and the threat of violence hangs heavily in the air.
Your sympathies are often forced to places you don't want them to go as good people make drastic choices to achieve their selfish dreams, and the threat of violence hangs heavily in the air.
The conference went ahead as planned in October of that fateful year, but the shadow of 9/11 hangs heavily over this collection "loomings," Melville might say).
Pessimism still hangs heavily over the dollar however given worries about the tense situation between Iraq and the United States, dealers said.
However, a ''negative legacy'' hangs heavily on the country with the discovery of soil polluted by dioxin at various sites where factories were once in operation.
Rubens Barrichello, now Brazil's leading driver, says the memory of his close friend and mentor still hangs heavily on him.
THE controversy over the Belmont Learning Center is an albatross that hangs heavily around the neck of the Los Angeles Unified School District School Board, and until it is removed it will be nearly impossible for the LAUSD to move forward on other issues.
His future hangs heavily on Real's ongoing pursuit of Mbappe.
But since the prospect of imminent death hangs heavily over every character, there are so many intense feelings being wrung out that at times it's almost too unremitting and there's a danger that the audience may be left desensitised.
JUSTIN AND THE KNIGHTS OF VALOUR (PG) A DISTINCT waft of familiarity hangs heavily over this toon, whose writer has obviously spent an awfully long time studying Brave and The Shrek movies.
Justin and the Knights of Valour 96mins PG A DISTINCT waft of familiarity hangs heavily over this toon, whose writer has obviously spent an awfully long time studying Brave and The Shrek movies.