Sentence Examples


  • In that rough age crimes of violence predominated, and the king's justiciars regularly perambulated the land in search of offenders, and decimated every village which refused to surrender fugitive criminals.
  • The system of forced loans was abolished and a 1 o% tax on real property introduced in its stead, and a law of amnesty for political offenders enacted.
  • These latest grabs started up last fall so I'm looking at prison releases of sex offenders and going over them one by one.
  • He thus saved himself, but his intercession on behalf of the other offenders was of no avail.
  • The Portuguese were even worse offenders, for in 1680 they made a settlement on the north of the river Plate, right opposite to Buenos Aires, named Colonia, which with one or two short intervals, remained.