death sentence


noun

a sentence condemning a convicted felon to execution by the state.

Nearby words

  1. death rate,
  2. death rattle,
  3. death ray,
  4. death row,
  5. death seat,
  6. death spiral,
  7. death squad,
  8. death tax,
  9. death taxes,
  10. death tourist

Compare life sentence.

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