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Synonyms for garrote

an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation

strangle with an iron collar

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But after new scans yesterday at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle, Gillian Scott, curatorial assistant of Egyptology at the Hancock Museum, said: "I am not convinced and think it is unlikely he has been garroted.
She stares cluelessly into space while about to be garroted, gets tied up, eats shit (literally), and is slammed against a wall, while words like SLIT are superimposed upon her person.
LEADING art expert Christopher Montague is found garroted in his study and investigator Lord Francis Powerscourt learns that the dead man had been about to shock the art world with claims about fakes and forgeries in London galleries.
The plastic horse was now being garroted with a bit of chain mail.
If it was my children, I would have garroted him with his own intestines - I never would have thought I would end up in court having to pay compensation.
even in Corsica where the repeated call of the lighthouse throbbed like a piston, and the thin whine of an engine garroted the quiet, and I stood good as a flower in my pastel shirtwaist, poked and nuzzled by my date, and listened to the mixing, like a cocktail, of the water and earth, the cool gargle, the slushy breathing of the surf, and wished I were somewhere else