sentence/condemn to death


: to officially order (someone) to be killed as punishment for a crime
The jury quickly convicted her and sentenced/condemned her to death.
often used as (be) sentenced/condemned
She was convicted of murder and sentenced/condemned to death.

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“Sentence/condemn to death.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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