Definition of lynch mob in English:
A band of people intent on lynching someone.
- Yet those talk-show audiences can be like lynch mobs.
- They could be distinguished from more ad hoc mobs, including lynch mobs, by their structured nature and their semipermanence.
- Many episodes of anti-Mexican mob violence involve lynch mobs that broke into jails to retrieve their victims.
Definition of lynch mob in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan