Lynch vs. Linch: What's the Difference?
Lynch and Linch Definitions
To punish (a person) without legal process or authority, especially by hanging, for a perceived offense or as an act of bigotry.
A ledge, a terrace; a right-angled projection; a lynchet.
To execute (somebody) without a proper legal trial or procedure, especially by hanging and backed by a mob.
An acclivity; a small hill or hillock.
To inflict punishment upon, especially death, without the forms of law, as when a mob captures and hangs a suspected person. See Lynch law.
A ledge; a right-angled projection.
Kill without legal sanction;
The blood-thirsty mob lynched the alleged killer of the child