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Definition of pillory noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

pillory

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NAmE//ˈpɪləri//
 
(pl. pillories)
 
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a wooden frame, with holes for the head and hands, which people were locked into in the past as a punishment compare stock
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