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Definitions of scaffold

  1. To furnish or uphold with a scaffold. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To furnish or support with such a frame or structure. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. To furnish with a scaffold: to sustain. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. To furnish as with a scaffold; to sustain; to support. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. a platform from which criminals are executed (hanged or beheaded) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Specifically, a stage or elevated platform for the execution of a criminal; as, to die on the scaffold. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. An accumulation of adherent, partly fused material forming a shelf, or dome-shaped obstruction, above the tuyeres in a blast furnace. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A temporary timber stage or structure for supporting something; an elevated platform for the execution of a criminal. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. A temporary platform for exhibiting or for supporting something: for the execution of a criminal. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. Staging for workmen or the execution of a criminal. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. A temporary elevated structure for the support of workmen, as in building or for the execution of criminals. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. A temporary structure to support workmen in the erection of a building; a temporary stage raised for shows or spectators; an elevated platform for the execution of a criminal. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. A gallery, stage, or platform of timber for a temporary purpose, as in building; an erection for an execution. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for scaffold

  1. To- morrow he shall be mine; the day after, the lieutenant of the Tower shall have him; and then the Star Chamber; and then- the scaffold – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  2. Cheerful, and even with a tone of jest, he said to the lieutenant on the scaffold I pray thee, see me safely up, and for my coming down, let me shift for myself." – Milton's England by Lucia Ames Mead
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