Definition of Sentence. Meaning of Sentence. Synonyms of Sentence

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Definition of Sentence

Sentence
Sentence Sen"tence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sentenced; p. pr. & vb. n. Sentencing.] 1. To pass or pronounce judgment upon; to doom; to condemn to punishment; to prescribe the punishment of. Nature herself is sentenced in your doom. --Dryden. 2. To decree or announce as a sentence. [Obs.] --Shak. 3. To utter sententiously. [Obs.] --Feltham.

Meaning of Sentence from wikipedia

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- The term sentence in law refers to punishment that was actually ordered or could be ordered by a trial court in a criminal procedure. A sentence forms the...
- Life imprisonment is any sentence of imprisonment for a crime under which convicted people are to remain in prison either for the rest of their natural...
- Conditional sentences are sentences that express one thing contingent on something else, e.g. "If it rains, the picnic will be cancelled". They are so...
- The Four Books of Sentences (Libri Quattuor Sententiarum) is a book of theology written by Peter Lombard in the 12th century. It is a systematic compilation...