What is another word for hangman's halter?

8 synonyms found


[ hˈaŋmənz hˈɒltə], [ hˈaŋmənz hˈɒltə], [ h_ˈa_ŋ_m_ə_n_z h_ˈɒ_l_t_ə]

One of the most notorious words associated with death penalty is "hangman's halter". But did you know there are various synonyms for it? One such synonym would be the "noose". The noose is a symbol of execution often used in hangings, lynchings and even suicides. "Gallows" is also another synonym for "hangman's halter". Gallows are structures built specifically for hanging people. Other synonyms include the "rope", "hangman's rope" and "death rope". These words all evoke a sense of terror and fear - a reminder of the cruel and inhumane methods of punishment used in the past.

Related words: hangman's noose, hangman's knot, hangman's ear cuff, horse halter, collar and rope hanger, rope halter, rope lead

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