Sentence Examples


  • His confinement was strict and injured his health, but he was allowed the use of books.
  • When her confinement is due, send to Moscow for an accoucheur....
  • At a later period he was released from close confinement and allowed to settle in Mexico, where a pension was given him.
  • The offender, whether simoniacus (one who had bought his orders) or simoniace promotus (one who had bought his promotion), was liable to deprivation of his benefice and deposition from orders if a secular priest, - to confinement in a stricter monastery if a regular.
  • This generally involves solitary confinement of the most rigorous nature, and, as little is done to occupy the mind, the criminal not infrequently becomes insane.