1. capital punishment; the death penalty
    • 彼は死刑に処せられた
    • He was 「put to death [executed].
    • 死刑を執行する
    • carry out the death sentence
    • 裁判官は彼に死刑を宣告した
    • The judge sentenced him to death.
  1. 死刑執行 (an) execution
  1. 死刑執行人 an executioner
  1. 死刑囚 a condemned criminal; a criminal on death row
  1. 死刑場 the place of execution
  1. 死刑廃止 the abolition of capital punishment