Usage examples for Extinguishment

  1. One could not but pity the extinguishment of her poor little great affairs. – The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay by Maurice Hewlett
  2. The nearness of the houses to each other renders it necessary to take special precautions for the prevention of fires, and for their extinguishment in case they break out. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  3. The several states promptly responded to the recommendations of congress and made the bills a legal tender for debts and the refusal to receive them an extinguishment of the debt. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud