Definition of Hanged

1. Verb. (archaic and legal) (past of hang) ¹



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Definition of Hanged

1. hang [v] - See also: hang

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hanged

hangar
hangar-queen
hangar queen
hangarage
hangared
hangaring
hangarless
hangarlike
hangars
hangashore
hangashores
hangbird
hangbirds
hangdog
hangdogs
hanged (current term)
hanged, drawn and quartered
hanged by a thread
hanger
hanger-on
hangerless
hangers
hangers-on
hangeth
hangfire
hangfires
hangi
hangin'
hanging
hanging-block culture

Literary usage of Hanged

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York by Daniel Defoe (1790)
"... he threatened to carry them in irons to England, and have them hanged there for mutiny, and running away with the fhip. ..."

2. The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan (1860)
"I have given him my faith, and sworn my allegiance to him ; how then can I go back from this, and not be hanged as a traitor ? APOL. ..."

3. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1814)
"... mould be mollified, and changed into a condemnation to be hanged. Tecla Georgis renounced his abjuration, and at his death ..."

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