Sentence Examples


  • He is paying the penalty for the loss of a hundred thousand innocent lives.
  • Last night's penalty hadn't been that bad.
  • The Pharisees, who regarded his rule as an inevitable penalty for the sins of the people, he encouraged.
  • Doctrines directly attacking Christianity Cromwell regarded, indeed, as outside toleration and to be punished by the civil power, but at the same time he mitigated the severity of the penalty ordained by the law.
  • A similar penalty attached to intermarriage between Jews and Christians, and an attempt was made to nullify all Jewish marriages which were not celebrated in accordance with Roman law.