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gallow

singular of gallows.

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Examples from the Web for gallow

Historical Examples

  • We knows her when she 's blue and when she 's kickin' 'igher than a gallow's tree.

    Wappin' Wharf

    Charles S. Brooks

  • They were as closely correlated as the moot-hill and the Gallow hill in our own country.

    Roman Mosaics

    Hugh Macmillan

  • Wordsworth has not yet settled whether he shall be married from Gallow Hill or at Grasmere.

  • Next time you come here come over Gallow Hill, and through the little green gate you can just see.

    Tiny Luttrell

    Ernest William Hornung

  • That's Gallow Hill, and I'm rather proud of my view of it, because it is the only hill of any sort in these parts.

    Tiny Luttrell

    Ernest William Hornung