Lynch - What does it mean?

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lynch

English

(wikipedia lynch)

Etymology 1

First attested , from (Lynch law) that appeared in .

Verb

(es)
  • (pejorative) To execute (somebody) without a proper legal trial or procedure, especially by hanging.
  • Synonyms
    * (execute without a proper legal trial) string up
    Derived terms
    * lynching * lynch mob

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (es)
  • English eponyms ----

    Not English

    has no English definition. It may be misspelled.