Sentence Examples

  • He was sent for trial and condemned to hard labor, I believe.
  • Why should they eat their sixty acres, when man is condemned to eat only his peck of dirt?
  • The parlements thereupon condemned several private persons for obtaining bulls from Rome.
  • He rose and tossed the book away, wanting to distance his thoughts from the monsters that had condemned generation after generation of warlords with the beast.
  • A royal decree, dated February 1891, established three classes of prisons: judiciary prisons, for persons awaiting examination or persons sentenced to arrest, detention or seclusion for less than six months; penitentiaries of various kinds (ergastoli, case di reclusione, detenzione or custodia), for criminals condemned to long terms of imprisonment; and reformatories, for criminals under age and vagabonds.