|1.||A kind of gallows; an upright post with an arm projecting from the top, on which, formerly, malefactors were hanged in chains, and their bodies allowed to remain as a warning.|
|2.||The projecting arm of a crane, from which the load is suspended; the jib.|
|v. t.||1.||To hang and expose on a gibbet.|
|2.||To expose to infamy; to blacken.|
I'll gibbet up his name.
|Noun||1.||gibbet - instrument of execution consisting of a wooden frame from which condemned persons are executed by hanging|
|Verb||1.||gibbet - hang on an execution instrument|
|2.||gibbet - expose to ridicule or public scorn|