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