Sentence Examples


  • At the temperate stations the maximum occurs near mid-winter; in the Arctic it seems deferred towards spring.
  • Punishment may take forms varying from capital punishment, flogging and mutilation of the body to imprisonment, fines, and even deferred sentences which come into operation only if an offence is repeated within a specified time.
  • If the crop failed, payment was deferred and no interest could be charged for that year.
  • Formation of archenteron and blastopore may, however, be deferred till a later stage (actinula or after).
  • Verus, a weak, selfindulgent man, had a high respect for his adoptive brother, and deferred uniformly to his judgment.

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