Predicate: sequester

Roleset id: sequester.01 , to isolate, isolating, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

sequester.01: SEQUESTER-V NOTES: Member of Vncls concealment-16, steal-10.5. (from sequester.01-v) SEQUESTERING-N NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT, sequester.01. Corresponds to Vncls concealment-16, steal-10.5. (from sequestering.01-n)


sequester (v.)
sequestering (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: cause of isolation (vnrole: 16-Agent, 10.5-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: entity sequestered (vnrole: 16-Patient, 10.5-Theme)

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive

        Credit Agricole asked [a Milan court]-1 [*-1]to sequester the Nuovo Banco shares , the Italian news agency ANSA reported [0] [*T*-2] .

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: sequester
        Arg1: the Nuovo Banco shares

Example: both args

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Christopher and Francis [sons of Thos. Hall, of Hornby in Cleveland], beg a certificate from the County Committee of Durham of the cause of their sequestering the lands of John Douthwaite, of Westholme.

        Arg0: their
        Rel: sequestering
        Arg1: the lands of John Douthwaite, of Westholme