forfeit of

167 examples (0.03 sec)
  • Such things could not be passed over in times when lives were the forfeit of weakness. Cited from The Texan Star, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Three years later he paid the forfeit of his head for all these condescensions. Cited from An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800, by Cusack
  • True, I may; But then my head must pay the forfeit of it. Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 2 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • Your brother is a forfeit of the law, And you but waste your words. Cited from Measure for Measure, by William Shakespeare
  • Leaving will result in a forfeit of the money and the player that leaves will also receive a free pass to the next round.
  • I will be the emperor, if my life pay the forfeit of the exertion. Cited from Joseph II. and His Court, by L. Muhlbach
  • But he shall pay the forfeit of his life. Cited from In the Days of Chivalry, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • And were my life to be a forfeit of the law, it would not be for murder. Cited from Clarissa Harlowe, Volume 9 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • To save her child she had fought valiantly, but her life was the forfeit of her fight. Cited from People Like That, by Kate Langley Bosher
  • How have I made forfeit of your love; for what sin do you mistrust my honour? Cited from French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France, by France
  • Northwest's team once again decided "no forfeit of faith."
  • It was right that I should pay the forfeit of my headlong passion. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • He has work, earnest work, to perform, from which he will not be turned, even at the forfeit of his life. Cited from Hidden Treasures, by Harry A. Lewis
  • His life would pay the forfeit of the folly of his fellow-stationers. Cited from The Frontiersmen, by Charles Egbert Craddock
  • Yes, I have bound myself; but will you take The forfeit of that bond, which force did make? Cited from The Dramatic Works of John Dryden, Vol. I, ed. by Sir Walter Scott
  • The forfeit of that error has been already paid. Cited from The Harvard Classics Volume 38, by Various
  • He says it is just a trick to make them panic and leave, which would mean a forfeit of prize money.
  • Her life has paid the forfeit of her folly. Cited from The Coquette, or The History of Eliza Wharton, by Hannah Webster Foster
  • Oh, would that I might live to see the day, even though my life might pay the forfeit of my father's patriotism. Cited from The Lord of Dynevor, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • So the Dutch skipper paid the forfeit of his crime; he paid my bill, too, that's certain. Cited from The Poacher, by Frederick Marryat
  • Next »