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lynch
American English: /lɪn(t)ʃ/
British English: /lɪn(t)ʃ/

Translation of lynch in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • Angry mobs lynching someone suspected of murder is wrong, even if that person is actually guilty.
    • Blake was accused of killing his wife, and they want to lynch him.
    • If you just grabbed an unconvicted murderer off the street and lynched him, you would be a murderer in your own right.

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