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Archibald Cameron, brother of Lochiel, executed; recently the estates of this attainted family have been restored.
Dinah, attainted and convicted of pedantry, because she spoke grammatically, was nicknamed the Sappho of Saint-Satur.
PARISIANS IN THE COUNTRYHONORE DE BALZAC
Against the Congregations not attainted by the decrees, recourse was had to tactics slower but more perfidious.
THE WAR UPON RELIGIONREV. FRANCIS A. CUNNINGHAM
In these wars, from 1527 to 1715, seventeen of the family of Kossuth had been attainted for high treason against Austria.
He was attainted in the House of Peers, and the Bill was passed.
TEN TUDOR STATESMENARTHUR D. INNES
Without doubt his land is attainted; unless is mercy you forbear, sir.
LORNA DOONER. D. BLACKMORE
Even the very attainted and escheated lands were challenged by virtue of settlements made before the attainders.
SPENSERR. W. CHURCH
Salisbury and Warwick taking to flight like attainted traitors to please the foreign woman, saidst thou?
GRISLY GRISELLCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
A pleader is suspendable when he is attainted to have received fees of two adversaries, in one cause.
He was himself attainted, and parliament had shown no anxiety that the attainder should be removed.
THE REIGN OF MARY TUDORW. LLEWELYN WILLIAMS.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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