Sentence Examples


  • Thomas died in Newgate gaol, London, but Bartholomew's imprisonment was not a rigorous one.
  • Besides all this, life was further regulated by an exceedingly rigorous system of fasts.
  • His imprisonment was not a rigorous one, and negotiations for his release were soon begun.
  • 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.
  • His internal administration, though not sufficiently rigorous to check abuses, was upright and thoughtful.