necktie party

necktie party

noun Older Slang.
a lynching or other execution by hanging.

Origin:
1830–40

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Main Entry:  necktie party
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  execution by hanging; also called necktie social, [necktie sociable]
Usage:  slang
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