Thesaurus / draconian
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
He read the sentence through three times, and then recollected that he had not looked up the Draconian reforms.
These Draconian rules obviate our degrading system of affiliation summonses.
THE AMERICAN EGYPTCHANNING ARNOLD
What shall we say of the ingenious system of penal laws, which, with Draconian cruelty, was enacted against Catholicity?
Which was all very well, if he had only found out what the Draconian reforms were.
If there are exceptions who do not subscribe to these Draconian laws of the Parisian code, they are solitary examples.
FATHER GORIOTHONORE DE BALZAC
Solon is also here spoken of as the founder of democracy, whereas the Draconian constitution of chap.
It was certainly impossible for him to join them when he had not yet learned about the Draconian reforms.
The Collector, however, was inexorable, and indeed he had no power to mitigate the Draconian law of sale.
TALES OF BENGALS. B. BANERJEA
It needed drastic measures of Draconian justice to curb a disease which threatened the whole nation.
RENAISSANCE IN ITALY: ITALIAN LITERATUREJOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
With the Draconian rules on the subject, the syndic assumed a heavy burden towards the King, as well as towards his kinsmen.
THE PRINTED BOOKHENRI BOUCHOT
WORDS RELATED TO DRACONIAN
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