Definition of Destituted
1. destitute [v] - See also: destitute
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Literary usage of Destituted
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana by Louisiana Supreme Court (1888)
"Intervening do not and cannot deny the heirship of the State, because Sykes could not have been destituted by any one except an heir. CC art. ..."
2. The Works of Francis Bacon by John Thomas Scharf, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Francis Bacon, James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis, Douglas Denon Heath, William Rawley (1876)
"... for that through the flight of the spirits inward, the outward parts are destituted, and not sustained. Standing upright of the hair is caused, ..."
3. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1880)
"... that it was only a dialect of the Annamese tongue, to be quite destituted foundation. Whilst making these objections, Dr. Harmand readily acknowledged ..."
4. The History of the Reformation of the Church of England by Gilbert Burnet, Edward Nares (1843)
"... of the Bishop's hands, upon the person which receiveth the said gift or grace. And to the intent the Church of Christ should never be destituted of such ..."
5. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1887)
"... by winch Frederick W. Boyd was, in the language of the Louisiana law, destituted of his office as dative testamentary executor, and the defendant ..."