proscription was not the result of any trial but of the caprice of the general, and that too without any warning.
Cicero was included in the first 17 victims of the proscription.
proscription, the miserable invention of ungenerous ambition.
This proscription of Sulla was the first instance of the kind, but it was repeated at a later time.
proscription has its advantages—for one thing, it binds human hearts like hoops of steel.
proscription and persecution were systematized in a manner without precedent, by the compilation of lists of all suspects.
late 14c., "decree of condemnation, outlawry," from Latin proscriptionem (nominative proscriptio) "a public notice (of sale); proscription, outlawry, confiscation," noun of action from past participle stem of proscribere (see proscribe).