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Example sentences from the Web for conviction
His decision to stick to his convictions on Thursday is no doubt positive news for them.Presidential Hopeful Rand Paul Backs Obama on Cuba Deal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You have to admire his convictions; most frustrated auteurs in this town just call such things “an Alan Smithee project.”
Sakurai, the leader, has an arrest record but no convictions.For Top Pols In Japan Crime Doesn’t Pay, But Hate Crime Does|Jake Adelstein, Angela Erika Kubo|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And though as on that day in 1960, the students marching through Nashville this weekend were silent, their convictions are loud.
But despite these efforts, the court has only completed 18 trials in the past four years, with just a handful of convictions.
It was not till she had endured a short imprisonment that she was intimidated into concealing her convictions.The Duchess of Trajetto|Anne Manning
Whether he as minister could or should, in spite of his convictions, carry it out was another matter.Lord Chatham|Archibald Phillip Primrose Rosebery
This touched on one of the questions about which Lady Ashbridge had her convictions.Michael|E. F. Benson
She had also proved in her recent struggle that she possessed sufficient strength of will to act upon her convictions.The Life and Times of Kateri Tekakwitha|Ellen H. Walworth
The discussion must have unsettled the convictions of the refugees.The Anglo-French Entente in the Seventeenth Century|Charles Bastide
British Dictionary definitions for conviction
Derived forms of convictionconvictional, adjective
Idioms and Phrases with conviction
see courage of one's convictions.