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perjury
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition
the criminal offense of telling lies after formally promising to tell the truth — such as when testifying in a court trial
  • What about your own pretty little spot of perjury?
    p. 127.5
perjury = making false statements
  • He said in a thick voice: "Perjury be damned!"
    p. 127.6
  • perjury = making false statements
  • Just between ourselves, Blore, and taking into account that we'll probably both be a couple of stiffs before another day is out, you did indulge in that spot of perjury, I suppose?
    p. 173.1
  • perjury = making false statements
  • It's my opinion that he committed black perjury in the Landor case.
    p. 253.8
perjury = the criminal offense of making false statements under oath
There are no more uses of "perjury" in And Then There Were None.

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