As he still remained silent he was ordered by the draconic law of those days to be pressed to death.
In this matter of afforestation, Scanno continues its system of draconic severity.
But it does not strike Sally as rising to the height of her draconic summary.
The draconic laws of the country punish this offence with hanging.
And he formed in his head draconic laws which he would fain have executed upon men who lost money at play and did not pay.
For some reason, the equator, the colure, the zenith and the poles were all marked out by these serpentine or draconic forms.
Mrs. Burr made her attitude easier to herself by affecting a draconic demeanour.
Some may object that the myth may have brought about the conception of the draconic constellations.
His mission was to put down the insurrection in that district, and the means he employed were draconic.