Definition of Garrote. Meaning of Garrote. Synonyms of Garrote

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Definition of Garrote

Garrote
Garrote Gar*rote", n. [Sp. garrote, from garra claw, talon, of Celtic origin; cf. Armor. & W. gar leg, ham, shank. Cf. Garrot stick, Garter.] A Spanish mode of execution by strangulation, with an iron collar affixed to a post and tightened by a screw until life become extinct; also, the instrument by means of which the punishment is inflicted.
Garrote
Garrote Gar*rote", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Garroted; p. pr. & vb. n. Garroting.] To strangle with the garrote; hence, to seize by the throat, from behind, with a view to strangle and rob.

Meaning of Garrote from wikipedia

- A garrote or garrote vil (a Spanish word; alternative spellings include garotte and similar variants) is a weapon, most often a handheld ligature of chain...
- Juego del garrote (stick game) or juego del garrote larense ('stick game of Lara') is a Venezuelan martial art that involves machete, stick-fighting,...
- without suspension using some form of cord-like object called a garrote Manual strangulation—Strangulation using the fingers or other extremity...
- Puerto Lindo o Garrote is a corregimiento in Portobelo District, Colón Province, Panama with a po****tion of 869 as of 2010. Its po****tion as of 1990...
- stick (Spanish: Lucha del garrote) is a folk sport practised throughout the Canary Islands. The origins of lucha del garrote may date back to the aboriginal...
- with a ceremonial rumāl, a handkerchief-like cloth used by his cult as a garrote. Buhram was executed in 1840 by Jallu Ji. While Buhram is sometimes suspected...
- Carlos Garrote (born 16 July 1991) is a Spanish sprint canoeist. He became the European K-1 200m champion in 2018 and has also won a couple of World Championship...
- sustained a broken skull from a blow to the head and had been strangled; a garrote was found tied around her neck. The autopsy report stated that the official...
- cleats. His intent was to fashion a garrote, or "choke wire", as Mosley referred to it. They ****embled the garrote and planned to carry out the murder...
- about sitting in a crowded cinema as an audience guffaws at the latest garroting or falls about in hysterics as someone is beheaded or has a limb lopped...
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