(1) the company issued additional shares to shareholders in lieu of a cash dividend(2) the company issued additional shares to shareholders in lieu of a cash dividend(3) So in lieu of a proper beginning here are a few things which I might have arranged more coherently into a beginning if I had the skill.(4) He tried to have the sentence overturned, but was offered only the option of paying a 5,000 fine in lieu of prison time.(5) So did it mean then that her party sister was usurping her own personal, spiritual beliefs in lieu of civic duty?(6) So, in lieu of my own words, let me direct you instead to some recent offerings from my fellow citizens.(7) Every year, he gives £500 to a chosen charity in lieu of sending out Christmas cards.(8) Magistrates fined him £50 or one day in lieu and said this had been served as he had been kept in custody overnight.(9) The gig was fine, and in lieu of sandwiches we got a rather nice meal in the tapas bar that's in the theatre complex.(10) Lots of short sentences and interesting punctuation in lieu of actually having anything remotely engaging to say.(11) He doesn't say how much the mostly unspecified taxes he calls for in lieu of the bonds would cost.(12) As a result, the family requested mourners to make donations to the Wiltshire Air Ambulance appeal in lieu of flowers.