lynch.01 - execution as by a mob, often by hangingLYNCH-V, LYNCH-N NOTES: Added by Julia for AMR.
ARG0-PAG: violent mob
lynch-v: hanging, with GOL
We wish to let you know the sickness of our hearts occasioned by the outrage committed on us by a mob of Americans
whoARG0had come to Sumass and took an innocent Indian boy fifteen years of age and ,
without five minutes ' warningARGM-MNR,
to the next tree they metARGM-GOL.
Seeking to justify
of a white womanARG1, stockmen and their apologists conflated Watson with a local prostitute , " Cattle Kate , " in newspaper accounts and invented stories about her past ...