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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. gallows: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. gallows, the gallows: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. gallows: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. gallows, the gallows: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. gallows: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. gallows: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Gallows, gallows: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. gallows: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Gallows, gallows: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. gallows: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. gallows: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. gallows: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Gallows, gallows: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. gallows: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. gallows: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. gallows: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. gallows: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Gallows (album), Gallows (band), Gallows (disambiguation), Gallows, The Gallows (film), The Gallows, The gallows: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Gallows: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. gallows: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. gallows: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. gallows: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. gallows: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Gallows: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. gallows: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. gallows: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. gallows: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. gallows: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Gallows: The Word Detective [home, info]
  30. gallows: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. GALLOWS: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. Gallows (Execution), Gallows, The gallows: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gallows: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Gallows: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. gallows: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Gallows: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Gallows: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Gallows: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gallows: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. gallows: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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noun:  instrument of execution consisting of a wooden frame from which condemned persons are executed by hanging

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Phrases that include gallows:   gallows frame, gallows humour, gallows bitts, gallows birds, elevator to the gallows, more...

Words similar to gallows:   gibbet, gallous, gallowses, gallowstree, tree, more...

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