Synonyms of execution in English:

execution


See definition of execution

noun

1‘the execution of the plan’

SYNONYMS

implementation, carrying out, accomplishment, performance, effecting, bringing off, bringing about, achievement, carrying off, carrying through, completion, enactment, enforcement, discharge, prosecution, engineering, attainment, realization, fulfilment

perpetration

2‘the execution of the play’

SYNONYMS

performance, presentation, rendition, rendering, staging

delivery, technique, style

3‘thousands were sentenced to execution or imprisonment’

SYNONYMS

capital punishment, the death penalty, being put to death, killing

the gibbet, the gallows, the noose, the rope, the scaffold, the guillotine, the firing squad

North American the chair, the electric chair

informal the drop

North American informal necktie party

historical noyade