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Present participle for to penalize someone for a punishable offense
“The statute presupposes that the judge will sentence the defendant to a definite term reasonably expected to be less than life.”
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Present participle for to judge or adjudicate on an appropriate penalty for a punishable offense
“This would primarily be because the court's ability to sentence based on all the relevant information would be significantly diluted.”
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Present participle for to imprison or incarcerate someone for a punishable offense
“It is perfectly clear here that what the court intended was to sentence the prisoner for five years.”
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Present participle for to consign or destine someone to a given fate, typically undesirable
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Present participle for forbid, especially by law
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Present participle for to put someone or something in (a place) in order to be rid of it or them
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Present participle for to expel, force out or send away
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