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Asia Bibi, as she is known, was arrested and sentenced to death.

And only 1.6 percent of the cases led to someone being arrested and sentenced.

In the summer of 2014, they both were sentenced to 4-1/2 years in a labor camp.

Krivov was sentenced to serve four years at a general regime penal colony for his fight for freedom and human rights.

In 2011, he was arrested while visiting his grandmother in Iran, charged with espionage, and sentenced to death.

Three men were sentenced to grow potatoes at Botany Bay the rest of their lives.

A man who was sentenced to be hung was visited by his wife, who said: "My dear, would you like the children to see you executed?"

Many a spy of the Kaiser had tried to pry there and had been arrested and sentenced to a long term of imprisonment.

He was brought to trial for it and sentenced to five years' imprisonment.

For this outrage they were sentenced to lie 24 hours with their heads and feet tied together.


On this page you'll find 123 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sentenced, such as: ill-fated, wrecked, bedeviled, bewitched, convicted, and cursed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.