Sentence Examples


  • He is paying the penalty for the loss of a hundred thousand innocent lives.
  • Last night's penalty hadn't been that bad.
  • She winced, unable to fathom what kind of penalty she'd face tonight.
  • Doctrines directly attacking Christianity Cromwell regarded, indeed, as outside toleration and to be punished by the civil power, but at the same time he mitigated the severity of the penalty ordained by the law.
  • The Pharisees, who regarded his rule as an inevitable penalty for the sins of the people, he encouraged.