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Use "recognizances" in a sentence
"Mr. Pearson paid the fine at once, and entered into the recognizances. —"
"His Honor concluded a long and severe lecture to the defendant by inflicting a fine of £50, ordering him to enter into his own recognizances of £10 to keep the peace for twelve months towards Mr. Desailly, and to be imprisoned until the fine be paid."
"He was then released on false recognizances and skipped out on his fake identification."