Recent Examples of gibbet from the Web
Over 1,000 angry citizens rampaged the city; within days, hundreds were arrested and more than a dozen were executed, their bodies displayed on gibbets.
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Origin and Etymology of gibbet
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of gibbet
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