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hang

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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Should Timothy Evans have been hung when John Christie was the killer?
12) saying bring back hanging, It would seem by her letter she isn't old enough to remember people being hung, I do, Although I agree with her sentiment, she forgets once you have killed someone, (hung them) you can't resurrect them when you realise they were innocent.
Tsou, chairman of China Steel Corporation, said the new steel-pipe plant will be profitable amid the economic gloom and become the driver of growth for Chung Hung in the next five year.
I hung heavy weights from my neck and pulled them over and over.
Inside the classroom, suction cup-backed hooks can be freely placed on tile walls and windows for innovatively hung passages of small collections, such as business cards, repainted paint-sample cards, folded wrapping papers, candy wrappers or blazing fall leaves.
gt; 2 : to spend time in an idle or casual way <We hung around until dark.
It is pasted and hung in the same way as wallpaper.
Freshman forward Nicole Hung scored a game-high 14 points, including the go-ahead basket with 51seconds remaining, and Yoyo Greenfield added 13points as Harvard-Westlake held off a late rally to upset host Chaminade of West Hills 47-44 Saturday in a Mission League game.
The researchers tied a bug to a string and hung it from the ceiling of a dark room.
Hung is a mix of entertaining personal anecdotes and sweeping popculture criticism that takes on one of our culture's deepest obsessions: the supposedly prodigious endowment of Black men.
Frequently these days I read references to executed criminals as being hung.