Definition of sentence:
a grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject
, even if one or the other is implied, and typically beginning with a capital letter
and ending with a full stop
; the decision of a jury; a verdict
"the children were made to construct sentences consisting of nouns and verbs from the list on the chalkboard."
to declare a sentence on a convicted person
"the judge sentenced the embezzler to ten years in prison, along with a hefty fine."