Executed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈeksəˌkjuːtəd|  American pronunciation of the word executed
Brit.  |ˈeksɪkjuːtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word executed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto execute
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto execute

adjective

- put to death as punishment

claimed the body of the executed traitor

Examples

claimed the body of the executed traitor

He was captured, tried, and executed for murder.

They carefully executed the plan.

The pilot executed an emergency landing.

The quarterback executed the play perfectly.

The ice-skater executed graceful jumps and spins.

a move executed with exquisite precision

...the ballerina's perfectly executed pirouette...

The dancers executed perfect twirls.

The artist executed his imaginative ideas in stone.

Lord Clarendon says that all manner of cruelty was executed.

The question arose how his office was thenceforth to be executed.

Three of the Earl's faithful servants were executed at Perth.

Thousands have been executed for political crimes.

13 people were summarily executed (=killed without any trial or legal process) by the guerrillas.

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