Guillotine - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- instrument of execution that consists of a weighted blade between two vertical poles; used for beheading people
Guillotine is a machine for breaking iron with a falling weight.
Abscission may be performed by means of knives, scissors, or guillotines.
Then the edges are guillotined.
Opposition leaders accused the government of introducing a guillotine motion to stifle debate.
The French guillotined many Vietnamese while they occupied the country
present participle: guillotining
past tense: guillotined
past participle: guillotined