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Synonyms for garrotte

an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation

strangle with an iron collar

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In the last meeting between the clubs before their merger next season, Gareth Betts was sent off for garotting Newport wing Nathan Brew with a high tackle in the 33rd minute.
LAST Sunday as Arjen Robben was auditioning for the role of a garotting victim in Godfather IV, up in the north east they were holding a memorial service for Jimmy Thorpe.
TWO thugs were each jailed for four years after garotting a cabbie and leaving him dead for the sake of a pounds 2.
Squeamish moments will include the murderer finishing off one victim by burying him alive and killing a woman by tying her to a swing and garotting her with cheese wire.