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necktie party

noun, Older Slang.
1.
a lynching or other execution by hanging.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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Contemporary definitions for necktie party
noun

execution by hanging; also called necktie social , [necktie sociable]

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necktie party

noun phrase

A hanging or lynching (1871+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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