Transgressed sentence example

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  • The fifth commandment transgressed, ' Honor thy father and thy mother '; the eighth, ' Thou shalt not steal ' .
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  • We need to witness our own limits transgressed, and some life pasturing freely where we never wander.
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  • Here, as in Ezekiel, the first man is pre-eminently wise and strong; though he transgressed, wisdom rescued him, i.e.
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  • One scandal followed hard on the other, and opposition naturally sprang up. Unfortunately, Savonarola, the head of that opposition, transgressed all bounds in his wellmeant zeal.
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  • So in his warfare, though he kept strict discipline and allowed no wanton violence, he treated severely all who had in his opinion transgressed.
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  • Lois has transgressed against the behavior expected of her gender and class just as much as if she had indeed become a courtesan.
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  • This hugely symbolic event was arguably a ritual act of public desecration which transgressed the most sacred site of communist public space.
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  • In some places, in cases of crime, the members of the family or village would convey the culprit bound - sometimes even carrying him like a pig that is to be killed - and place him with apologies before those against whom he had transgressed.
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  • It is said, They like Adam have transgressed the covenant.
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  • The Dutch finance ministry issued a dress code for staff saying that white socks " transgressed the limits of decent dress behavior ".
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  • And indeed you knew those among you who transgressed in the matter of the Sabbath.
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  • Alternatively, someone may have transgressed this Qur'anic rule and exceeded the bounds set by Allah.
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  • The hungry disciples had so transgressed as they walked through the fields of ripe corn.
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