Sentence Examples

  • Between 2000 and 3000 Protestants were attainted by name, and moreover the act was not published.
  • After Blore Heath Richard was attainted by the Lancastrian parliament, and returned to Dublin, where the colonial parliament acknowledged him and assumed virtual independence.
  • William Overy, a bold squire of Ormonde's, offered to arrest Richard as an attainted traitor, but was seized, tried before the man whom he had come to take, and hanged, drawn and quartered.
  • He and his brothers were attainted in England and by Edward the Yorkist parliament in Ireland, but the importance Iv.
  • Her last English partisans, attainted men who had lost their lands and lived with the shadow of the axe ever before them, fought bitterly enough.

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