sentence (n):
(criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed
the conviction came as no surprise
Related Words: conviction
sentence (n):
a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language
he always spoke in grammatical sentences
sentence (n):
the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned
he served a prison term of 15 months.
his sentence was 5 to 10 years.
he is doing time in the county jail
sentence (v):
pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law
He was condemned to ten years in prison
Related Words: condemn
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Slow and steady wins the race

Hızlı koşan atın bku seyrek olur.
Do things at your own pace and ability, and you will succeed in time

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