Sentence Examples


  • CONTUMACY (Lat.
  • His contumacy was made the excuse for the outlawry of himself and his family.
  • For this act of contumacy the king and kingdom were placed under interdict.
  • The pretext was the contumacy shown by the Locrian town Amphissa to the rulings of the Amphictyonic Council.
  • On France, in consequence of the contumacy of King Robert the Wise.

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