Sentence Examples


  • Properly speaking, tenancy at sufferance is not a tenancy at all, inasmuch as if the landlord acquiesces in it, it becomes a tenancy at will; and it is to be regarded merely as a legal fiction which prevented the rightful owner from treating the tenant as a trespasser until he had himself made an actual entry on or had brought an action to recover the land.
  • Aldo is a big man and couldn't fit through the portal and by the time he went around to the door, the trespasser was gone.
  • He might not have known whose trail out of the tunnel he was sabotaging—just some trespasser in his precious mine.