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Quotes of Subjected

  1. We do, and there is a law in the United States- the Torture Convention- that prohibits the United States from deporting an individual to a country where there is a reasonable expectation that he will be subjected to torture- physical, mental or otherwise. – Jonathan Shapiro

Usage examples for Subjected

  1. " I dream of old, ugly things," Hearn writes years later from Japan, when referring to the possibility of his son being subjected to the poverty and suffering he had experienced himself. – Lafcadio Hearn by Nina H. Kennard
  2. Until Gerty came to live with True his home had never been subjected to female intrusion. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  3. And here was Janet at the small quay, greatly distressed because of the discomfort to which Miss White must have been subjected – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  4. Yet it was thought that a republic, which could produce men like Regnier Klaaszoon and his comrades, could be subjected again to despotism, after a war for independence of forty years, and that such sailors could be forbidden to sail the eastern and western seas. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  5. If the radical party should win in the election, the Democrats asserted, the result would be " a subjected and conquered people, amid the ruins of liberty and the scattered fragments of the Constitution." – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley