Sentence Examples


  • The commutation fund thus formed is a permanent memorial of a generous and disinterested act on the part of her ministry.
  • He was out-voted by his council on the question of commutation of tithes, and his enlightened zeal for reforming the "wicked and abominable" sentences of the criminal law met with complete failure.
  • The commutation of tithes in Ireland followed in 1838.
  • After commutation of the sentence to imprisonment for life, the long struggle began.
  • The commutation of all such pensions must be carried out in a single year.

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