Examples from the Web for death sentence
The convict who hears his death-sentence may still hope for a reprieve; but figures are inexorable, figures cannot lie.
If both of these assumptions were true, he had just heard the death-sentence of every Terran on Ullr.Ullr Uprising|Henry Beam Piper
I have done my share of the work, and this death-sentence is the proof that I have done it thoroughly.The Gadfly|E. L. Voynich
A resolution taken and embedded in the mortar of fact always gives relief, even if a death-sentence is involved in it.Arundel|Edward Frederic Benson
Is it to be wondered at that we in France would gladly hear the death-sentence passed on every one of those traitor strikers?Eighteen Months in the War Zone|Kate John Finzi