English-Swedish translation of guillotine

Translation of the word guillotine from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

guillotine in Swedish

punishmentnoun giljotin [u]
  punishmentverb halshugga, giljotinera
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Definitions of guillotine
1. guillotine - instrument of execution that consists of a weighted blade between two vertical poles; used for beheading people
  instrument of execution an instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person
1. guillotine - kill by cutting the head off with a guillotine; "The French guillotined many Vietnamese while they occupied the country"
  behead, decapitate, decollate cut the head of; "the French King was beheaded during the Revolution"
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The guillotine was a device used for carrying out executions by decapitation. It consisted of a tall upright frame from which a blade is suspended. This blade is raised with a rope and then allowed to drop, separating the head from the body.

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