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Synonyms for garrote

an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation

strangle with an iron collar

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Liverpool-born Maudsley was jailed in 1974 for garroting a man who picked him up for sex and showed him pictures of children he had abused.
The initial radiographs of the mummy, which was named Kephren, were shown to a team of forensic experts who concluded that it must have been caused by garroting, a claim which is to be further examined during this new research.
No harm, good cause and all that, but Lawrie's vocal chords would be put to better use garroting a pig.
RSPCA spokeswoman Ann Grain said: "It is clear the bird had been deliberately hung rather than it becoming entangled in twine and garroting itself.
He was jailed in 1974 for garroting an uncle and then knifed to death three fellow inmates.