What Does It Mean To Be “Charged,” “Convicted,” And “Sentenced” For A CrimeThree verbs that mean similar things: charge, convict, and sentence. They appear in the news constantly, but do you know what each term actually describes?
Origin of battle wagon
An Americanism dating back to 1925–30
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