Well, now, to continue our supposititious
case, the couple--not necessarily a guilty couple--realize after the murderer is gone that they have placed themselves in a position in which it may be difficult for them to prove that they did not themselves either do the deed or connive at it.
Catherine had read too much not to be perfectly aware of the ease with which a waxen figure could be introduced, and a supposititious
funeral carried on.
What distinguishes the book, for better or worse, is its freedom to be as supposititious
as it pleases.
In the latter aspect the movement is envisaged by the unfriendly as part of a supposititious
Vatican plan for a Catholic organization of Central Europe.
Here as elsewhere, it goes almost literally without saying that the recent fascination or obsession with what is often styled "gender" has done a great deal to beget the over-use of some supposititious
category called "Victorianism.
He was dismayed by the rapacious shrewdness with which that same printer had invented an "insolent" title for this "primitive supposititious
It would have been far more polite, less accusative, and less supposititious
to say, "Yet the investigators did not discuss whether or not such a trap door was possible in the Hotel Victori a, Naples.
Still less do we think a hypothetical and supposititious
liability for taxes on sales not made nor projected to be a necessary impairment of existing value.
I cannot recall the number of times I have been given the supposititious
label "angry black man.
They have inflated the power of philosophical reason, conferring on it a supposititious
The rumours that the Prince of Wales was a supposititious
baby gave women, including Anne and Mary themselves, roles as participants and legal witnesses with authority to speak on crucial political questions.