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  • as incapital punishment
  • as indeath penalty

synonyms for death sentence

  • death warrant
  • execution
  • extreme penalty
  • judicial murder
  • capital punishment
  • death warrant
  • execution
  • judicial execution
  • judicial murder
  • legalized killing
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How to use death sentence in a sentence

This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Elyon is the name of an ancient Phœnician god, slain by his son El, no doubt the “first-born of death” in Job xviii.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Your sacrifice shall be the agony of agonies, the death of deaths, and yet you'll find yourself unable to resist.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Good is set against evil, and life against death: so also is the sinner against a just man.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
For of sadness cometh death, and it overwhelmeth the strength, and the sorrow of the heart boweth down the neck.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
But a little earlier still, to be an Infidel was to be an outlaw, subject to the penalty of death.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The evening previous to his death he was walking about the farm, in the full possession of all his faculties of mind and body.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Levison's relations think he will cut up well at his death; Levison's relations are right.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
O death, how bitter is the remembrance of thee to a man that hath peace in his possessions!
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO DEATH SENTENCE

  • death sentence
  • death warrant
  • execution
  • extreme penalty
  • judicial murder
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.