Synonyms for gallows

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Hurry on the accursed witches to the gallows, ere they do more mischief!

Yet, who would by his evidence send a brother to the gallows?

The street frightened her, since it led either to the gallows or to the river.

The fear of death paralysed her efforts to escape the gallows.

In this country the gallows is chiefly remarkable for the number of persons who escape it.

Not merely the cannons and rifles, but even the guillotine and the gallows were at rest.

And they'll hang me to the gallows, mother—hang me till I'm dead!

The gallows has me in its grasp, and it is a black phantom that may urge me on to something more.

Too awful it is for an aged man to bide and bear, that his bairn so young rides on the gallows.

It was his fate to escape the gallows in England and the guillotine in France.

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