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Him long of old Thou didst debel, and down from Heaven cast With all his army; now thou hast avenged Supplanted Adam, and, by vanquishing Temptation, hast regained lost Paradise, And frustrated the conquest fraudulent. He never more henceforth will dare set foot In paradise to tempt; his snares are broke.
Then there were such unworthy charlatans as the pardoners and professional pilgrims, traveling everywhere under special privileges and fleecing the credulous of their money with fraudulent relics and preposterous stories of edifying adventure.
The First Secretary of the Embassy, from his occasional excursions into the field of American humour, had formed a special notion of that class of mechanic as the embodiment of fraudulent laziness and incompetency.
Apparently to try and lure Robert to uphold some fraudulent scheme in which she is interested.
And what did she mean by boasting that she had got you to lend your support, your name, to a thing I have heard you describe as the most dishonest and fraudulent scheme there has ever been in political life?
They hang, behead, and impale their criminals in the most agreeable possible manner; but some of these, like clever rogues, have contrived to escape human justice, and succeed in their fraudulent enterprises by cunning stratagems.
"A fraudulent imitation, Watson, though I should hardly dare to hint as much to our specialist.
In a republic, those who exercise a supreme authority tempered by fraudulent elections.
PayPay Corporation, a joint venture of SoftBank Group Corp., SoftBank Corp., and Yahoo Japan Corporation, will introduce a compensation system for fraudulent uses to enhance security of the users and merchants.
The Association of British Insurers said a total of PS1.2billion was claimed in 98,000 fraudulent applications and 371,000 dishonest applications - up 5% on 2017.
It highlighted a preacher who made fraudulent car crash claims using the details of his congregation, and a fridge engineer who claimed for work-related hearing damage but failed to mention he was also the lead singer of a rockabilly band.
was facing allegations of having fraudulent claims for cataract operations, he said.