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Synonyms of beheading

Noun


1. decapitation, beheading, execution, executing, capital punishment, death penalty

usage: execution by cutting off the victim's head

2. decapitation, beheading, killing, kill, putting to death

usage: killing by cutting off the head

Verb


1. decapitate, behead, decollate, kill

usage: cut the head of; "the French King was beheaded during the Revolution"

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