Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Forfeiture; attainder.

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Examples

  • Earl of Montrose to assemble the subjects in arms, for the putting down the present rebellion, which divers traitors and seditious persons had levied against the King, to the manifest forfaulture, as it stated, of their allegiance, and to the breach of the pacification between the two kingdoms.

    A Legend of Montrose

  • It was couched in the most full and ample terms, authorizing the Earl of Montrose to assemble the subjects in arms, for the putting down the present rebellion, which divers traitors and seditious persons had levied against the King, to the manifest forfaulture, as it stated, of their allegiance, and to the breach of the pacification between the two kingdoms.

    A Legend of Montrose

  • Mr. Roderick McKenzie, petitioner, anent the forfaulture of

    The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

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