Example sentences for: outlaw

How can you use “outlaw” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But you don't outlaw every activity of which you morally disapprove.

  • This provision would outlaw contributions by resident aliens, felons, and children.

  • Now, if one thought that the office was not just unconstitutional but immoral , that would be a different story; for instance, if one thinks that it violates basic human rights to outlaw drugs, going to work for the DEA would be a bit iffy.

  • While we're at it, why not outlaw all words and expressions we've purloined over the years from specialized fields--such as melancholy, hectic, chronic , and allergic (medicine); leading question , time is of the essence (law); by and large, high and dry, slush fund, round robin, aloof (sailing); ego, extrovert, complex, phobia, psyche, depression, trauma, subconscious (same place as empathy); and many more of what Fowler called popularized technicalities.

  • 8. It's better to build a law enforcement system than to punish one outlaw.

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