Definition of guillotine:
blowtorch, kill, awl, death warrant, bit, bump off, closure by compartment, murder, applicator, the death penalty, behead, assassinate, adjustable wrench, Allen wrench, execute, capital punishment, box end wrench, the chair, exterminate, strangle, bradawl, take someone's life, dispatch, head, blowlamp, bellows, crucifixion, death row, slaughter, massacre, death sentence.
punishment device (part of speech: noun)
- solitary confinement,
- bull whip,
- electric chair,
- whipping post,
- birch rod,
- torture chamber,
- gas chamber,
- "Fantômas", Pierre Souvestre Marcel Allain.
- "The Pacha of Many Tales", Captain Frederick Marryat.
- "Gossamer 1915", George A. Birmingham.