lawfully

All Adverb
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  • The bishop said that she might well free herself lawfully from this charge if so she would. Cited from The Story of Grettir The Strong, by Magnusson and Morris
  • For no one else could ever lawfully have had this power over thee. Cited from The Consolation of Philosophy, by Anicus Manlius Severinus Boethius
  • But we know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, 1 Timothy Book 61
  • Therefore one may lawfully pass from one religious order to another. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Lawfully, every person has the freedom of speech as a matter of right.
  • Our native, land: may we never be lawfully sent out of it. Cited from Routledge's Manual of Etiquette, Pub. by George Routledge & Sons
  • They could never lawfully be removed from the spot which they occupied. Cited from The Symbolism of Freemasonry, by Albert G. Mackey
  • I have learned that she was never lawfully adopted, and that my uncle has made no will. Cited from The Cromptons, by Mary J. Holmes
  • The King might lawfully deal with the lands of all as his own. Cited from William the Conqueror, by E.A. Freeman
  • I cannot lawfully cast my eyes upon them, nor ever touch them when they are not filled with desire. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • No State upon its own mere motion can lawfully get out of the Union. Cited from American Men of Action, by Burton E. Stevenson
  • No man can be lawfully bound to do what is not in the power of man to do. Cited from The Government Class Book, by Andrew W. Young
  • It is hard to believe that this could be done, or has been done lawfully again and again. Cited from Norah's Tour of Ireland, Margaret Dixon McDougall
  • I will say to you that she is a young woman lawfully entitled to property in her own name. Cited from The Law of the Land, by Emerson Hough
  • "Can you say that it was lawfully born according to your Christian marriage?" Cited from The Woman Thou Gavest Me, by Hall Caine
  • Therefore no man may lawfully take another's life in self-defense in order to save his own life. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Now no man is punished for not doing what he cannot do lawfully. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Until then no member can be lawfully admitted into either House. Cited from American Eloquence, Volume IV (of 4), by Various
  • The boy is my son, lawfully; and I want him to know it. Cited from The Grey Cloak, by Harold MacGrath
  • "I'd like you to tell me how often a man can be married lawfully." Cited from He Fell In Love With His Wife, by Edward P. Roe
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