Sentence Examples


  • If he bought property belonging to a feudal holding, or to a ward in chancery, he had to return it and forfeit what he gave for it as well.
  • The latter is the forfeit usually named in the contract for his repudiation of her.
  • "A forfeit!" cried a young man in militia uniform whom Julie called "mon chevalier," and who was going with her to Nizhni.
  • "Another forfeit for a Gallicism," said a Russian writer who was present.
  • "Forfeit, forfeit!" cried the militia officer.

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