Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of recognizance.

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Examples

  • His Honor concluded a long and severe lecture to the defendant by inflicting a fine of £50, ordering him to enter into his own recognizances of £10 to keep the peace for twelve months towards Mr. Desailly, and to be imprisoned until the fine be paid.

    The Trial of William Pearson

  • His Honor concluded a long and severe lecture to the defendant by inflicting a fine of £50, ordering him to enter into his own recognizances of £10 to keep the peace for twelve months towards Mr. Desailly, and to be imprisoned until the fine be paid.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Mr. Pearson paid the fine at once, and entered into the recognizances. —

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Mr. Pearson paid the fine at once, and entered into the recognizances. —

    The Trial of William Pearson

  • He was then released on false recognizances and skipped out on his fake identification.

    2008 August 09 « Unambiguously Ambidextrous

  • He was then released on false recognizances and skipped out on his fake identification.

    Stupid Is As Stupid Does « Unambiguously Ambidextrous

  • Ridpath failed to appear, as ordered, in April, his recognizances were escheated, and a reward offered for his discovery; but he had fled to Scotland, and from thence to Holland.

    The Journal to Stella

  • They were released on their own recognizances pending further investigation.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • They were released on their own recognizances pending further investigations.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • They were all released on their own recognizances while investigations continued into allegations that a car belonging to a

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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