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Usage examples for remand

  1. Had I the power, I would remand You to a gloom condign, But here you've crept upon me and I- I am thirty- nine! – Hoosier Lyrics by Eugene Field
  2. At the end of the sitting he told me that he was obliged to remand me, and that during my remand I must not leave Paris or get married, as all my civil rights were in suspense pending the decision. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  3. The Grinder had not been taken, and a further remand was necessary. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  4. Evidence sufficient to justify a remand was taken, and the prisoner, who seemed to emit sparks of indignation was told that he would eventually be sent to Quarter Sessions. – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay
  5. Awhile his right hand Held the brow, helped the eyes left too vacant, forthwith to remand 120 To their place what new objects should enter: 'twas Saul as before. – Browning's Shorter Poems by Robert Browning
  6. The recognition of this common- sense principle, theoretically, would remand the darker doctrines of Christianity to such authority as the lower order of Biblical writings possess. – The Right and Wrong Uses of the Bible by R. Heber Newton
  7. But these great thoughts were interrupted by unhappy news from Sparta; Epicydidas is from thence sent to remand him home, to assist his own country, which was then involved in a great war; Greece to herself doth a barbarian grow, Others could not, she doth herself o'erthrow. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  8. The child had not been convicted of the offence with which he was charged, but was simply on remand – Oscar Wilde by Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
  9. Another remand was asked for a week, with an understanding that at the end of the week it should be renewed if necessary. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  10. We understand that when the prisoner is brought before the magistrates a remand will be applied for by the police, and that great developments are hoped from his capture." – The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle
  11. The Assistant Crown Solicitor, who prosecuted, asked for a remand until Monday, which was granted. – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  12. For the present, he should remand the prisoner until Wednesday next. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  13. They are fatigued into such a despair of ever obtaining a competent knowledge of the transactions in India, that they are easily persuaded to remand them back to that obscurity, mystery, and intrigue out of which they have been forced upon public notice by the calamities arising from their extreme mismanagement. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  14. He was now, in March, still kept in Galway jail under remand from the magistrates. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  15. There was a power in it to remand the evil influences that were surrounding and pressing in upon him like a flood. – Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur
  16. " Exactly; and I do not ask for a committal, but only for a remand to give the police an opportunity of collecting further evidence," said Lord Woodruff. – Dr. Jolliffe's Boys by Lewis Hough
  17. That the court may at its discretion, according to circumstances, remand or discharge the prisoner. – A Letter to the Hon. Samuel Eliot, Representative in Congress From the City of Boston, In Reply to His Apology For Voting For the Fugitive Slave Bill. by Hancock
  18. But the ordinary inmates of Holloway are not innocent men; for the most part, the remand cases on the male side are professional criminals, while the women are either petty offenders or chronic inebriates. – The Red Thumb Mark by R. Austin Freeman

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