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Sentence (IPA: /ˈsɛntəns/)


Sentence (n.)

Sense; meaning; significance.

Sentence (n.)

An opinion; a decision; a determination; a judgment, especially one of an unfavorable nature.

Sentence (n.)

A philosophical or theological opinion; a dogma; as, Summary of the Sentences; Book of the Sentences.

Sentence (n.)

In civil and admiralty law, the judgment of a court pronounced in a cause; in criminal and ecclesiastical courts, a judgment passed on a criminal by a court or judge; condemnation pronounced by a judgical tribunal; doom. In common law, the term is exclusively used to denote the judgment in criminal cases.

Sentence (n.)

A short saying, usually containing moral instruction; a maxim; an axiom; a saw.

Sentence (n.)

A combination of words which is complete as expressing a thought, and in writing is marked at the close by a period, or full point. See Proposition, 4.

Sentence (v. t.)

To pass or pronounce judgment upon; to doom; to condemn to punishment; to prescribe the punishment of.

Sentence (v. t.)

To decree or announce as a sentence.

Sentence (v. t.)

To utter sententiously.

Sentence

Textual unit consisting of one or more words that are grammatically linked, expressing a complete thought in non-functional linguistics

Sentence

Decree of punishment in law

Sentence

In mathematical logic, a well-formed formula with no free variables

Sentence

Polish rapper

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Do not give sentence in another tribunal till you have been yourself judged in the tribunal of Justice." - Epictetus

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question." - Trivialism

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He mouths a sentence as curs mouth a bone." - Charles Churchill (satirist)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Hugh Bliss: We are a space faring colony of sentient... bacteeeeria .Sam: A sentence I really did not expect to hear today." - Sam & Max

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I am guilty. My sentence is just: I deserve my fate. And may God have mercy on my soul." - Last words


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