• Definition for "headsman"
    • A public executioner who beheads condemned prisoners.
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    • The coward and the tyrant call…
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headsman definition

  • noun:
    • A public executioner who beheads condemned prisoners.
    • An executioner whoever approach to dispatching the condemned is decapitation.
    • An executioner whom cuts off minds.
    • A chief person; a head guy.
    • One who cuts off the minds of condemned persons; a public executioner.
    • A laborer in a colliery whom conveys the coal through the functions towards horseway.
    • an executioner which beheads the condemned person
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