Draconian in a Sentence  🔉

Definition of Draconian

harsh and cruel

Examples of Draconian in a sentence

1. Giving someone a life sentence for stealing a loaf of bread is a draconian consequence. 🔉

2. To many, capital punishment is a draconian practice.  🔉

3. In the movie, the draconian villain killed not only his enemies but also their children. 🔉

4. My husband says having to eat my cooking is a type of draconian punishment. 🔉

5. According to child psychologists, children respond better to praise and compliments than they do to draconian consequences. 🔉

6. Like most wives, I do not get along with my draconian mother-in-law. 🔉

7. The book is based on the true story of a seventeenth century draconian ruler who brutally killed anyone who disagreed with him.  🔉

8. Under draconian law, even the smallest offenses are punished with harsh consequences. 🔉

9. The draconian budget cuts suggested by the president are going to hurt millions of people.  🔉

10. All too often, draconian measures are taken to win wars.  🔉

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