VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

IV. MORAL AFFECTIONS

5. Institutions
[Instrument of punishment.] Scourge.

[Nouns] scourge, rod, cane, stick; ratan, rattan; birch, birch rod; azote, blacksnake, bullwhack [U.S.], chicote, kurbash, quirt, rawhide, sjambok; rod in pickle; switch, ferule, cudgel, truncheon.

whip, lash, strap, thong, cowhide, knout; cat, cat o'nine tails; rope's end.

pillory, stocks, whipping post; cucking stool, ducking stool; brank; trebuchet, trebuket.

triangle, wooden horse, iron maiden, thumbscrew, boot, rack, wheel, iron heel.

treadmill, crank, galleys.

scaffold; block, ax, guillotine; stake; cross; gallows, gibbet, tree, drop, noose, rope, halter, bowstring; death chair, electric chair; mecate.

house of correction (prison) [more].

goaler, jailer; executioner; electrocutioner; lyncher; hangman; headsman; Jack Ketch.

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