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

- Sentence(s) or The Sentence may refer to: Sentence (law), a punishment imposed on a person who has been convicted in court of a criminal offence Sentence...
- A suspended sentence is a sentence on conviction for a criminal offence, the serving of which the court orders to be deferred in order to allow the defendant...
- In linguistics and grammar, a sentence is a linguistic expression, such as the English example "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." In traditional...
- The Sentence is a 2018 American do****entary film directed by Rudy Valdez. Filmmaker Rudy Valdez shows how his family is impacted when his sister convicted...
- 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...
- In grammar, sentence and clause structure, commonly known as sentence composition, is the classification of sentences based on the number and kind of...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Mandatory sentence requires that offenders serve a predefined term for certain crimes, commonly serious and violent offenses. Judges are bound by law;...