forfeiture

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  • Life was forfeiture and he had given up the world that he might gain himself. Cited from The Wheel of Life, by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow
  • If so, why was not this forfeiture declared in the first treaty which followed that war? Cited from American Institutions, by Alexis de Tocqueville
  • During much of the 19th century there was not much attention paid to forfeiture laws.
  • It could only be made through the king by forfeiture and grant. Cited from The Touchstone of Fortune, by Charles Major
  • I am sure the duke Will never grant this forfeiture to hold. Cited from The Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare [Adapt. by Charles Kean]
  • The rules call for a forfeiture if a team is unable to field a full team of nine players.
  • Failure to attend would result in a forfeiture of all property of the individual. Cited from Evangeline, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • The vast majority of the time, however, these forfeiture actions never came.
  • Apart from the forfeiture of my income, living here and living there are all one. Cited from Queed, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • I am sure the Duke Will never grant this forfeiture to hold. Cited from The Merchant of Venice, by William Shakespeare
  • There has been opposition to civil forfeiture in some lower courts.
  • Each man was subject to forfeiture of three months' pay.
  • Failure to pay in full in five years meant forfeiture.
  • He also received a reduction in rank to private and pay forfeiture.
  • For such a policy forfeiture, or at most imprisonment, would have been enough. Cited from William the Conqueror, by E.A. Freeman
  • Non-response within five days and/or his/her non-appearance will cause forfeiture of slot in the College.
  • And he required us, upon forfeiture of our bands, that we should do our endeavour to get her forth. Cited from Voyager's Tales, by Richard Hakluyt
  • He saw himself, it was said, threatened with a species of forfeiture by his people and by our enemies. Cited from History of the Expedition to Russia, by Count Philip de Segur
  • But how can their individual treason work a forfeiture of the State powers and functions? Cited from Continental Monthly, Vol IV, Issue VI, December 1863, by Various
  • I to purchase their happiness by the forfeiture of my own? Cited from Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9),by Samuel Richardson
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