Sentence Examples


  • In 1906 the export of live stock was prohibited for that reason.
  • Innocent, like his predecessor, hated heresy, and in the bull Summis desiderantes (5th of December 1484) he instigated very severe measures against magicians and witches in Germany; he prohibited (1486) on pain of excommunication the reading of the propositions of Pico della Mirandola; he appointed (1487) T.
  • But though the same statute absolutely prohibited bowling alleys, Henry VIII.
  • The offence was prohibited by many councils, both in the East and in the West, from the 4th century onwards.
  • Since 1909 the sale of intoxicating liquors has been prohibited by statute.