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  • In an instant he knew how much he had forfeited by his absence. Cited from The Moon out of Reach, by Margaret Pedler
  • For what is natural to man was neither acquired nor forfeited by sin. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • A woman who really loves will hardly allow that her love should be forfeited by any fault. Cited from The Belton Estate, Anthony Trollope
  • All rights have been forfeited by our wilful conduct; we retain nothing in our own right. Cited from Quiet Talks on John's Gospel, by S. D. Gordon
  • The title was forfeited by the last duke upon execution, and returned to the royal domain.
  • The articles must then be brought before a magistrate and either forfeited by the owners or returned.
  • His contract was forfeited by the Government because the progress he made was so slow and unsatisfactory. Cited from Messages and Papers of Grover Cleveland, Ed. by James D. Richardson
  • The latter would clearly be forfeited by non-residence, and I strongly think that the former is good in law. Cited from Courts and Cabinets of George the Third, Vol. 1, by Duke of Buckingham
  • These are his own, and these he may deserve to forfeit by his personal offences. Cited from Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Gibbon V5
  • Let us suppose an estate forfeited by treason, and granted by the crown to a new family. Cited from The Works of Samuel Johnson in Nine Volumes, Vol. V, by Samuel Johnson
  • Their property was seized as forfeited by their flight. Cited from Great Events by Famous Historians, V12,Ed. Johnson
  • He convinces them when he offers them a free furnished apartment which the other couple forfeited by not showing up.
  • For ten years he remained concealed, but in the mean time both title and estate were forfeited by attainder. Cited from Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems, by W.E. Aytoun
  • Let us suppose an estate forfeited by treason, and granted by the Crown to a new family. Cited from Life Of Johnson, V2, by Boswell, ed. Birkbeck Hill
  • Unless the right was to be forfeited by non-user, it must be established by practical exercise, and at once. Cited from American Eloquence, Volume III (of 4), by Various
  • The lands had been forfeited by Edward and bestowed upon some of his own nobles. Cited from In Freedom's Cause, G. A. Henty
  • You cannot possibly lose so much by standing your ground as you would forfeit by running away from this chance to demonstrate your salesmanship. Cited from Certain Success, by Norval A. Hawkins
  • The second of these games, against Greece was forfeited by the Greeks, who had travel problems.
  • Thrice by doing so he kept to himself that political power which he had fairly forfeited by previous opposition to the requirements of his country. Cited from The Three Clerks, by Anthony Trollope
  • Shall you return by purchase to that degree which you have forfeited by cowardice and neglect? Cited from The History of Rome; Vol II, Books 9 to 26, by Titus Livius
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