EXECUTION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of execution
n. accomplishment; putting into practice; putting a person to death
He immediately pleaded guilty, but broke down and wept as the presiding judge, Justice Michael Scott, donned a ceremonial black cap to order his execution by hanging.
Sentence in Classic:
Often, approaching the chest of drawers containing this secret treasure, Princess Mary paused, uncertain whether the time had not already come to put her project into execution.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre did not understand that he was saved, that he and the rest had been brought there only to witness the execution.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With regard to legal matters, after the execution of the supposed incendiaries the rest of Moscow burned down.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Reinstating the first condition omitted, that of time, we see that no command can be executed without some preceding order having been given rendering the execution of the last command possible.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I felt extremely flattered by this arrangement, and we commenced carrying it into execution that very evening.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
We agreed that it should be carried into execution, and that Provis should never recognize us if we came below Bridge, and rowed past Mill Pond Bank.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
When these arrangements had been well considered and were fully understood by all three, it was time to begin to carry them into execution.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Such enterprises, accordingly, are often planned, but few are put into execution, and fewer still with success.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
When at length, one afternoon, she put into execution the belated resolve to visit her friend, this sense of shrunken opportunities possessed her with unusual intensity.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
After many fruitless attempts to gain admittance to the prison, he found a strongly grated window in an unguarded part of the building, which lighted the dungeon of the unfortunate Muhammadan, who, loaded with chains, waited in despair the execution of the barbarous sentence.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
All these orders were duly put in execution; and in about three weeks I made a great progress in learning their language; during which time the emperor frequently honoured me with his visits, and was pleased to assist my masters in teaching me.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context