To break upon a wheel

Definition of To break upon a wheel

to execute or torture, as a criminal by stretching him upon a wheel, and breaking his limbs with an iron bar; - a mode of punishment formerly employed in some countries.

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To break jail
To break joints
To break loose
To break no squares
To break of
To break off
To break one's fast
To break open
To break out
To break out a cargo
To break sheer
To break squares
To break the back
To break the heart
To break the heart of
To break the ice
To break the neck
To break the neck of
To break through
To break up
-To break upon a wheel-
To break wind
To breast up a hedge
To breathe a vein
To breathe again
To breathe one's last
To breed in and in
To breeze up
To brick up
To brim over
To bring a sail to
To bring about
To bring back
To bring by the lee
To bring down
To bring down the house
To bring forth
To bring forward
To bring grist to the maill
To bring home
To bring in
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