How to use Outlaw in a sentence
He was still an outlaw according to imperial ideas.
The prince of Orange was publicly declared an outlaw and his property confiscated (January 24, 1568).
The king replied by issuing a proclamation to the effect that he would outlaw any clerk who should accept the validity of such an interdict and would confiscate his lands.
So far back as the 13th of March, six days before he reached Paris, the powers at Vienna declared him an outlaw; and four days later Great Britain, Russia, Austria and Prussia bound themselves to put 150,000 men into the field to end his rule.
But their reckless leader escaped, and for three years led the life of an outlaw, till in 1417 he was finally captured, still in arms, and sent to the stake.Advertisement
It is possible that some of the incidents ascribed to this period properly belong to an earlier part of his life, and that tradition has idealized the life of David the king even as it has not failed to colour the history of David the outlaw and king of Hebron.
Maurice Goslawski also won fame by his Poems of a Polish Outlaw in the struggle of 1830-1831.
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Originally he had taken to the hills as a mere outlaw, in consequence of a quarrel with one of the marcher barons; but after many small successes he began to be recognized as a national leader by his countrymen, and proclaimed himself prince of Wales.
Again imprisoned, this time on a charge of witchcraft, he escaped from captivity in 1 59 1, and was deprived by parliament of his lands and titles; as an outlaw his career was one of extraordinary lawlessness.Advertisement
He was no longer an outlaw with a band of wandering companions, but a petty chieftain, head of a small colony of men, allied with families of Caleb and Jezreel (in Judah), and on friendly footing with the sheikhs south of Hebron.
While at New York he wrote a play, The Ocean Waif, or Channel Outlaw, which was acted, and is forgotten.
In the gallant discharge of its duties he was dangerously wounded by a leading outlaw, whom he slew in single combat; and while yet confined to Hermitage Castle he received a visit of two hours from the queen, who rode thither from Jedburgh and back through 20 miles of the wild borderland where her person was in perpetual danger from the freebooters whom her father's policy had striven and had failed to extirpate.
The privilege is extended to all travellers, except the prisoner and the outlaw, and natives of a country with which England is at war.
Subsequently appointed by the ephors to settle the political dissensions then rife at Byzantium and to protect the city and the neighbouring Greek colonies from Thracian attacks, he made himself tyrant of Byzantium, and, when declared an outlaw and driven thence by a Spartan force, he fled to Cyrus.Advertisement
Aristocrates proposed that the person of Charidemus should be invested with a special sanctity, by the enactment that whoever attempted his life should be an outlaw from all dominions of Athens.
The Allies defeated Napoleon, entered Paris, forced Napoleon to abdicate, and sent him to the island of Elba, not depriving him of the title of Emperor and showing him every respect, though five years before and one year later they all regarded him as an outlaw and a brigand.
Perhaps this tale has some connexion with the romance of the outlaw Fulk Fitz Warin.
He was promptly "blown to the horn" at the Cross there as an outlaw, but escaped to Dundee, and commenced public preaching in the chief towns of central Scotland.
It gave her a little bit of peace, knowing she wasn't solely at the mercy of the outlaw.Advertisement
All parties united under the banner of the age's most famous outlaw, Hereward the Wake.
The point is that it is now illegal in every state, with Louisiana being the last to outlaw it in 2008.
You're already an outlaw on the run, driving away from the police on high-speed chases, so you may as well gain every other advantage that you can.
The Will Bowen mentioned is a former playmate, one of Tom Sawyer's outlaw band.
The Domestic Relations Bill recognizes that marriages in Uganda shall be either monogamous or polygamous bur does not outlaw polygamy.Advertisement
Unlike high school or college cheerleading routines that outlaw certain tosses and stunts as too risky, professional teams can perform any stunts they choose, leading to highly difficult routines.
During production of the film The Outlaw, starring voluptuous beauty Jane Russell, Hughes objected to seeing the seams of Ms. Russell's bra through her clothing.
This is part outlaw country, part honky tonk, and part western swing country, and The Train pulls every one of them off.
The first single from the album, Indian Outlaw, generated a lot of controversy for its take on Native Americans, and DJs around the country refused to air it.
At the instigation of one of his brothers he is thrown into prison, escapes and is declared an outlaw.Advertisement
Nick is the son of legendary outlaw Bruce Richard Reynolds, mastermind of the Great Train Robbery in 1963.
What are the factors which help explain the demise and gradual disappearance of the outlaw and the rise and continued vitality of the gangster?
A motion to outlaw him was only baffled by the audacity of the president, his brother Lucien.
Beginning with the sagas of the west, most perfect in style and form, the earliest in subject is that of Gold-Thori (c. 930), whose adventurous career it relates; Hensa-porissaga tells of the burning of Blund-Ketil, a noble chief, an event which led to Thord Gelli's reforms next year (c. 964); Gislasaga (960-980) tells of the career and death of that ill-fated outlaw; it is beautifully written, and the verses by the editor (13th century) are good and appropriate; Hord's Saga (980) is the life of a band of outlaws on Whalesfirth, and especially of their leader Hord.
Months later, a proposal to outlaw gay marriage appeared on the November ballot in that state.Advertisement
Dane earned other small roles on Married with Children, the police drama Silk Stalkings, and the outlaw bounty hunter drama Renegade.
Some public schools require children to wear khaki shorts and outlaw denim, while others have no issue with jean shorts.
In November of 2008, the citizens of Massachusetts voted to outlaw Greyhound racing.
You play Jericho Cross, an outlaw looking for a big score on a secret treasure train.
Outlaw Butch Cassidy and even Fidel Castro were born on Friday the 13th.Advertisement
Then there's Outlaw Biker Tattoo Revue, which really doesn't need an explanation.
An anathema was accordingly issued from Schmalkald against Schwenkfeld (together with Sebastian Franck); his books were placed on the Protestant "index"; and he himself was made a religious outlaw.
By a decree of the 19th of March 1793 every person accused of taking part in the counter-revolutionary revolts, or of wearing the white cockade (the royalist emblem), was declared an outlaw.
Specifically outlaw online betting in imposed regulation agriculture fisheries forestry.
Newman portrays notorious outlaw Billy the Kid in director Arthur Penn's first feature, " The Left-Handed Gun " (1958 ).Advertisement
Follow this link, and you will be rewarded with not one, but eleven tunes by this gritty voiced, legendary star of outlaw country and silver screen.
Legislation to outlaw discrimination on the grounds of age is due by December 2006.
The outlaw gang pose in bowler hats, sporting elegant three piece suits with watch fobs, resting their hands on the carved chairs.