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Synonyms for execution

carrying into action executing execution of instrument murder capital punishment instruction execution performance slaying death penalty carrying out implementation writ of execution

Definitions for execution

  • noun - the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it; "they criticised his performance as mayor"; "experience generally improves performance"
  • noun - unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being
  • noun - the act of accomplishing some aim or executing some order; "the agency was created for the implementation of the policy"
  • noun - putting a condemned person to death
  • noun - a routine court order that attempts to enforce the judgment that has been granted to a plaintiff by authorizing a sheriff to carry it out
  • noun - (law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable
  • noun - (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer
  • Pronounciation of execution

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    Antonyms for execution

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    Holonyms for execution

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    Hypernyms for execution

    enforcement process corporal punishment physical process action court order homicide subscription

    Hyponyms for execution

    mechanism bloodshed mariticide elimination mass murder regicide shoot-down burning at the stake beheading concurrent execution mechanics gore fratricide liquidation carnage dry-gulching tyrannicide hanging crucifixion specific performance officiation contract killing uxoricide slaughter butchery hit thuggee electrocution batch processing linguistic performance assassination parricide filicide massacre lynching infanticide burning decapitation multiprogramming

    Meronyms for execution

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    Sounds like execution

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