Sentence Examples


  • Confirmed previous enactments against unlawful games.
  • Right, and (with at least a shadow of legal right) he proclaimed unlawful the assembly of Aberdeen (1605).
  • A vast intended meeting was proclaimed unlawful, and in October 1843 O'Connell was arrested and held to bail, with ten or twelve of his principal followers.
  • Between 1606 and 1618 various attempts were made under English and Episcopal influence, by assemblies afterwards declared unlawful, to set aside the "Book of Common Order."
  • Fargard 18 treats of the true and false priest, of the value of the house-cock, of the four paramours of the she-devil, and of unlawful lust.