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  • But when once granted, the constitution holds them to be sacred, till forfeited for just cause. Cited from The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster
  • The next year, however, all of his titles were declared forfeit for treason.
  • Money forfeited for detaining a vessel beyond the time named in her Charter party. Cited from Business Hints for Men and Women, by A. Calhoun
  • The ship no doubt, like a sword would have been forfeited for causing death, in whosesoever hands it might have been. Cited from The Common Law, by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • One point is forfeited for missing the white, five points for missing the red; and all points made without a canon. Cited from Enquire Within Upon Everything, by Anonymous
  • Then the king said that if the man did not make a bell with pleasing tones his life should be forfeited for his failure. Cited from Quiet Talks on Following the Christ, by S. D. Gordon
  • So that thirty-two pounds, out of his borrowed fifty, were forfeit for these items within a year and a month. Cited from Wylder's Hand, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • Admiration she was ever ready to forfeit for success. Cited from Evan Harrington by George Meredith, v6
  • However, Katy's win was forfeited for using an ineligible student during the regular season.
  • But this most precious pledge of Christ's Church we too often forfeit for ourselves. Cited from The Christian Life, by Thomas Arnold
  • Frantic, she informs him that her life will be forfeit for his calling, and she locks herself in her room.
  • Make the best terms you can -- anything up to one hundred and twenty-five -- and offer five or even ten dollars a share forfeit for the option. Cited from The Cost, by David Graham Phillips
  • He exerts a strange power over them and they obey him, knowing that their lives would pay the forfeit for disobedience. Cited from At the Time Appointed, by A. Maynard Barbour
  • I speak not, I repeat, to save my life: it is justly forfeited for thoughts of crime! Cited from The Vale of Cedars , by Grace Aguilar
  • Next year, all his Scottish titles were forfeited for treason.
  • None but by death; Thy head is forfeit for that daring breath. Cited from A Collection Of Old English Plays, Vol. IV., Edited by A.H. Bullen
  • Further, the Court held that bail could not be forfeited for failing to appear in state court after the removal.
  • Mind, there'll be a forfeit for the first one that misses a meal. Cited from The Cinema Murder, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • She has felt that I can be to her far more than the world; and as for me, what would I not forfeit for one touch of her hand? Cited from Falkland, by E. B. Lytton, Book 2
  • He also shall retain his own private lands, and lands forfeited for the nonpayment of taxes shall revert to him.
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