Definition of 'punishable'
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The crime was punishable by death.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Killing them is punishable by death.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Our increased knowledge of hygiene has transformed resignation and inaction in face of epidemic disease from a religious virtue to a justly punishable offence.Infinite in All Directions (1989)
Last year he passed a law making the spreading of separatist views a criminal offence punishable by five years in Jail.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He says that careless driving that causes loss of life should remain a punishable crime, but this is the very point.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
In and of itself, this wasn't an offence punishable by death.Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They must prove only that the defendant has been indicted for a crime that is punishable in both countries by a sentence of at least 12 months.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The Government's proposal to make careless driving punishable by a fixed penalty may be much more effective at saving lives than issuing more points for speeding.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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