sentence

I
n.
judgment of a court

1) to impose, pass, pronounce (a) sentence

2) to carry out, execute a sentence

3) to serve (out) a sentence

4) to commute; reduce; suspend; vacate a sentence

5) a harsh, severe, stiff; light sentence

6) a death; indefinite, indeterminate; life; prison; suspended sentence

7) under sentence

8) (misc.) to get off with a light sentence

independent group of words

9) to form, formulate, make up; generate a sentence

10) an affirmative; complex; compound; declarative; elliptical; embedded; exclamatory; impersonal; interrogative; negative; simple sentence

II

v. (D; tr.) to sentence for; to (the judge sentenced him to five years for theft; the convicted murderer was sentenced to death)

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['sentens]
declarative
elliptical
embedded
exclamatory
execute a sentence
formulate
generate a sentence
impersonal
indefinite
indeterminate
interrogative
light sentence
make up
pronounce (a) sentence
severe
simple sentence
suspended sentence
vacate a sentence
to (the judge sentenced him to five years for theft; the convicted murderer was sentenced to death)
(D; tr.) to sentence for
(misc.) to get off with a light sentence
['independent group of words'] to form
['judgment of a court'] to impose
a death
a harsh
an affirmative
to carry out
to commute
to serve (out) a sentence
under sentence

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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