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Usage examples for banned

  1. All such had been banned for this week of secret practice. – Interference and Other Football Stories by Harold M. Sherman
  2. The father and his sister banned and boycotted Breysgate; the son spent there every hour of his leisure- he had much now, for the Parliament session was over- and made small secret of the fact that he cared very little to be anywhere else. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  3. Strict orders were issued that the inns and taverns had to be closed at nightfall; wearing masks and weapons of any kind was banned with a severe punishment; all night long, the steps of the patrols echoed through the allies, and they were heard calling out to the gondolas, which were passing by the guard- posts on the canals. – Andrea Delfin by Paul Heyse
  4. Whether he has given a false cerevis remains for the Beer- convent to decide, before which he has appeared as witness, which, without further proceeding, can immediately be- thunder him as beer- banned, and mulct in a viertel; but this requires that all the Beer- judges shall be unanimous. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt
  5. This overt act of Jim's gives courage to his brother George to bring home a radio, banned as a nuisance by the head of the family, and to sister Amy to blossom out in a low- backed evening gown and plan to step out dancing. – Why the Chimes Rang: A Play in One Act by Elizabeth Apthorp McFadden
  6. Forgettest thou that Edith and I are within the six banned degrees of the Church? – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  7. The confabulation in the little room over the archway, being in the nature of a committee, was not banned by Miss Ormerod, and the six girls who met there used their tongues freely. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  8. Mooney banned off the team! – Interference and Other Football Stories by Harold M. Sherman
  9. Why was she enjoying it, since, when mother first banned athletic pursuits, she had felt like a martyr? – Missy by Dana Gatlin
  10. Said Atra: For this reason; thy ferry, the Sending Boat, wherein ye came hither, is even somewhat akin to thy mistress and ours; and the mistress here hath banned it against bearing us; and now, were we so much as to touch it, such sore turmoil would arise, and such hideous noise as if earth and heaven were falling together; and the lady would be on us straightway, and we should be undone; and, as thou shalt hear presently, this hath been proved. – The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
  11. " I banned you as bold and bad long ago," she said. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
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