without excuse

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While humanity is humanity, the woman is not utterly without excuse.
If he passed over ordinary scruples it would not be without excuse.
I have not enough,' you said, when you had more than you before possessed, and you committed a third crime, without reason, without excuse.
He absented himself from home; and when there, avoided her presence and that of her child, without excuse.
If we were obliged to go out such an evening as this, by any call of duty or business, what a hardship we should deem it;and here are we, probably with rather thinner clothing than usual, setting forward voluntarily, without excuse, in defiance of the voice of nature, which tells man, in every thing given to his view or his feelings, to stay at home himself, and keep all under shelter that he can; here are we setting forward to spend five dull hours in another man's house, with nothing to say or to hear that was not said and heard yesterday, and may not be said and heard again tomorrow.
Under such circumstances, although I was not many degrees more useful than the kitten, my idleness was not entirely without excuse.
It's a real problem that Muslims must confront without excuse.
As a chairman I run my institution the way I see fit, when my members don't show up or my employees fail to report to work or are late, I determine genuine cases from those without excuse and ask for necessary action concerning pay cuts -- no one else," he said.
Excelebration had already won Group 1s in the German 2,000 Guineas and Prix du Moulin so was no slouch and, to emphasise the point, the horse who was beaten a total of 20 lengths without excuse in his previous three races beat the best field of milers assembled in Europe this season (Frankel apart), and possibly for many seasons, with panache in the Jacques le Marois last Sunday.
Belonging to all Americans, they deserve real protection without excuse or compromise.
After Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Justice & Development (AK) Party group deputy chairman Elitas recalled the constitutional provision that lawmakers may lose parliament membership if they do not attend five parliament sessions in a month without excuse or permission, and said, "deadline is July 15.
We have evidence against some of the company's management, giving employees their annual leave during the time of strike, despite missing work deliberately and without excuse.