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2 definitions found
 for draw and quarter
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  draw and quarter
      v 1: pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his
           extremities, so as to execute him; "in the old days, people
           were drawn and quartered for certain crimes" [syn: draw,
           quarter, draw and quarter]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "draw and quarter":
     defoliate, denude, dismember, flay, grill, impale, keelhaul,
     lacerate, maim, mangle, mutilate, peel, pick to pieces, picket,
     pull apart, rack, shred, skin, strip, take apart, tar and feather,
     tear apart, tear to pieces, tear to tatters, torture
  
  

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