GIBBET MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Gibbet Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A kind of gallows; an upright post with an arm projecting from the top, on which, formerly, malefactors were hanged in chains, and their bodies allowed to remain asa warning.
  2. (v. t.) To hang and expose on a gibbet.
  3. (v. t.) To expose to infamy; to blacken.
  4. (n.) The projecting arm of a crane, from which the load is suspended; the jib.


Synonyms:
Gallows, Pillory,

• Gibbeted Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Gibbet


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