Sentence Examples


  • For this he was cast into prison, indicted at sessions, bullied and fined.
  • Seven bishops refused, were indicted by James for libel, but acquitted amid the indescribable enthusiasm of the populace.
  • Through Bristow's efforts more than 200 men were indicted, a number of whom were convicted, but after some months' imprisonment were pardoned.
  • The attacks on the king were repeated at the trial of the poet Guerra Junqueiro, who was indicted for lese-majeste.
  • He was sent to the Marshalsea, and a few years later was indicted on a charge of praemunire on refusing the oath when tendered him by his diocesan, Bishop Home of Winchester.