Definition of Lynchings. Meaning of Lynchings. Synonyms of Lynchings

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Definition of Lynchings

Lynching
Lynch Lynch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lynched; p. pr. & vb. n. Lynching.] [See Note under Lynch law.] To inflict punishment upon, especially death, without the forms of law, as when a mob captures and hangs a suspected person. See Lynch law.

Meaning of Lynchings from wikipedia

- intimidation. Instances of lynchings and similar mob violence can be found in every society. In the United States, lynchings of African Americans became...
- evidence of rape. The 1920 lynchings are the only known instance of lynching of African-Americans in Minnesota. Twenty other lynchings were recorded in Minnesota...
- white men. Lynchings of black people rose in number after the American Civil War during Reconstruction; they declined in the 1930s. Most lynchings were of...
- information. The lynching is discussed in the 2004 do****entary, Linciati: Lynchings of Italians in America, directed by M. Heather Hartley. Lynchings of Italians...
- lynching postcards was one of racial superiority. "Within specific localities, viewers did not disconnect the photographs from the actual lynchings they...
- owner was murdered, prompting a manhunt which resulted in a series of lynchings in May 1918 in southern Georgia, United States. White people killed at...
- execution Lynch, Kentucky, city Lynch Town, Kentucky Lynch, Maryland, unincorporated community Lynch, Nebraska, village Lynch Cr****, California Lynch Glacier...
- women were also lynched. More than 73 percent of lynchings in the post–Civil War period occurred in the Southern states. White lynchings of black people...
- Evanna Patricia Lynch (born 16 August 1991) is an Irish actress, activist, voice actress and narrator. She rose to prominence for her role as Luna Lovegood...
- David Keith Lynch (born January 20, 1946) is an American filmmaker, painter, musician, singer, sound designer, photographer, and actor. He is best known...
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