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  • as indo away with
  • as inelectrocute
  • as inend
  • as inexecute
  • as inkill
  • as innail to a cross

synonyms for put to death

  • abolish
  • bump off
  • cancel
  • discard
  • discontinue
  • do in
  • eliminate
  • exterminate
  • finish
  • kill
  • liquidate
  • murder
  • put an end to
  • remove
  • slaughter
  • slay
  • take away
  • wipe out
  • fry
  • give the chair
  • kill by electric shock
  • put in the electric chair
  • cease
  • destroy
  • die
  • expire
  • abolish
  • annihilate
  • depart
  • desist
  • exterminate
  • extinguish
  • lapse
  • ruin
  • wane
  • run out
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antonyms for put to death

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  • build
  • construct
  • get
  • keep
    • begin
    • commence
    • improve
    • start
    • continue
    • create
    • go on
    • grow
    • give birth
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        How to use put to death in a sentence

        He was voluble in his declarations that they would “put the screws” to Ollie on the charge of perjury.
        THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
        Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
        RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
        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
        Let them open their minds to us, let them put upon permanent record the significance of all their intrigues and manœuvres.
        THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
        Before the spinet a bench was placed about four feet below the keys, and I was put upon the bench.
        GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
        All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
        HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
        The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
        THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
        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
        Finally, let me ask the general reader to put aside all prejudice, and give both sides a fair hearing.
        GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
        There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.
        THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO PUT TO DEATH

        • abolished
        • bumped off
        • canceled
        • did in
        • discarded
        • discontinued
        • eliminated
        • exterminated
        • finished
        • killed
        • liquidated
        • murdered
        • put an end to
        • put to death
        • removed
        • slaughtered
        • slew
        • took away
        • wiped out
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