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lynch mob

noun [C] uk   us  
a group of people who want to attack someone who they think has committed a serious crime
Translations of “lynch mob”
in Chinese (Traditional) 施用私刑的暴徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 施用私刑的暴徒…
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