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Example sentences for executioner

Even her hairdresser and her executioner published ghostwritten recollections.
At one point in his talk, the lively speaker brandished an executioner's knife that was nearly used on his own neck.
When they had both perished he bared his neck to the executioner.
The wants to be judge, jury and executioner when they have not even proven to be an adequate town crier.
In confrontation, he can seem as savage as an executioner.
One sharpshooter fired a blank, leaving each of them the chance to believe he was not an executioner.

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