Bedeutung von “sentence” im Essential American English Dictionary

sentence

noun us /ˈsen·təns/

A1 a group of words, usually containing a verb, that expresses a complete idea:

I wasn’t able to complete my sentence.

a punishment that a judge gives to someone who has committed a crime:

He got a three-year jail sentence.

(Definition von “sentence noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)