lapidate
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈlæpɪˌdeɪt/
Verb

lapidate (lapidates, present participle lapidating; past and past participle lapidated)

  1. (transitive, legal) To throw stones or other objects at, as punishment, sometimes until death.
  2. (transitive, figurative) To hurl insults at.
Synonyms
  • (throw stones until death) stone
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