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forfeit
used in The Two Towers

2 uses
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Definition
to lose or surrender something — often as a penalty
  • But now he has done worse trespass than only to go coney-snaring in the uplands: he has dared to come to Henneth Annun, and his life is forfeit.
    4.6 — Book 4 Chapter 6 — The Forbidden Pool (21% in)
  • I should now take you back to Minas Tirith to answer there to Denethor, and my life will justly be forfeit, if I now choose a course that proves ill for my city.
    4.5 — Book 4 Chapter 5 — The Window on the West (28% in)

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