Associations to the word «Lynch»


LYNCH, verb. (pejorative) To execute (somebody) without a proper legal trial or procedure, especially by hanging.
LYNCH, noun. Alternative form of linch
LYNCH, proper noun. A surname​.
LYNCH LAW, noun. The practice of condemning and punishing a person by mob action without a proper trial
LYNCH MOB, noun. A group of vigilantes intent on lynching someone.
LYNCH MOBS, noun. Plural of lynch mob

Dictionary definition

LYNCH, verb. Kill without legal sanction; "The blood-thirsty mob lynched the alleged killer of the child".

Wise words

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King, Jr.