Meaning of EXECUTION in English

n.1 the carrying out of a sentence of death.

2 the act or an instance of carrying out or performing something.

3 technique or style of performance in the arts, esp. music.

4 a seizure of the property or person of a debtor in default of payment. b a judicial writ enforcing a judgement.


executionary adj.

Etymology: ME f. OF f. L executio -onis (as EXECUTE)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.