garrote

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Synonyms for garrote

an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation

strangle with an iron collar

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A post mortem revealed the cause of death to be asphyxia as a result of garrotting.
He tortured his victim for nine hours before garrotting him and cracking open his head.
Maudsley was jailed in 1974 for stabbing and garrotting an uncle.
A BOY aged nine was in a critical condition in hospital today after almost garrotting himself.
He said: "Originally I was given a 'flying' harness but, when I tried it out, it was slowly garrotting me and cutting into my testicles.