Examples from the Web for malam
Historical Examples of malam
Why are all acts both of Henry and his Parliament to be taken in malam partem?Froude's History of England
Here follows a figure of an unfortunate individual suspended "in malam crucem."
Abeas ergo in malam rem cum istis tuis hallucinationibus, Villoisone!The Works of William Cowper
The very word (crux) was used among them as a curse, especially in the form ad (malam) crucem.The Private Life of the Romans
Harold Whetstone Johnston
A wiseacre is "one that knows or tells truth; we commonly use it in malam partem for a fool" (Blount, Glossographia, 1674).The Romance of Words (4th ed.)