Arraigner \Ar*raign"er\, n. One who arraigns. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

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  • arraigner — See arraign. * * * …   Universalium

  • arraigner — n. prosecutor, plaintiff (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arraigner — ar·raign·er …   English syllables

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  • arraign — arraigner, n. /euh rayn /, v.t. 1. to call or bring before a court to answer to an indictment. 2. to accuse or charge in general; criticize adversely; censure. [1275 1325; ME arainen < AF arainer, OF araisnier, equiv. to a A 5 + raisnier < VL… …   Universalium

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  • arraign — /əˈreɪn / (say uh rayn) verb (t) 1. Law to call or bring before a court to answer to a charge or accusation. 2. to accuse or charge in general. –noun 3. Obsolete or Law arraignment. {Middle English araine(n), from Anglo French arainer, from… …   Australian English dictionary

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