Lynch - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |lɪntʃ|  American pronunciation of the word lynch
Brit.  |lɪn(t)ʃ|  British pronunciation of the word lynch

verb

- kill without legal sanction

The blood-thirsty mob lynched the alleged killer of the child

Examples

The accused killer was lynched by an angry mob.

The blood-thirsty mob lynched the alleged killer of the child

The story runs that someone offered Lynch a further $500.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: lynch
he/she/it: lynches
present participle: lynching
past tense: lynched
past participle: lynched
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