"lynch-law" Definition

  1. summary punishment. From an American judge famous for hanging first and trying afterwards.

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Position in the dictionary: 2098 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: m. b. coat, m.p., m.t., mab, mace, maceman, madza, mag, maggoty, magsman
Previous words in the dictionary: lylo, lushy, lushington, lush-crib, lush, lurker, lurk, lurch, lunan, lumpy

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