Mirandize
transitive verb (-dized; -dizing) Date: 1984 to recite the Miranda warnings to (a person under arrest)

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  • mirandize — mi·ran·dize /mə ran ˌdīz/ vt dized, diz·ing: to recite the Miranda warnings to (a person under arrest) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Mirandize — /mi ran duyz/, v.t., Mirandized, Mirandizing. (sometimes l.c.) Informal. to advise (a person being arrested) of his or her rights under the Miranda ruling. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mirandize — verb inform an arrested person of his or her constitutional rights A confession obtained from someone without their having been Mirandized is inadmissible in court …   Wiktionary

  • Mirandize — v. (in the USA) read the Miranda rights to a person at the time of arrest; inform a person of her or his legal rights, inform a person of her or his constitutional rights; inform a suspect of legal rights at the time of arrest (right to remain… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mirandize — mi·ran·dize …   English syllables

  • Mirandize — Mi•ran•dize [[t]mɪˈræn daɪz[/t]] v. t. dized, diz•ing. law cvb (sometimes l.c.) Informal. to advise (a person being arrested) of his or her rights under the Miranda rule • Etymology: 1980–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • mirandize — məˈranˌdīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Usage: usually capitalized : to recite the Miranda warnings to (a person under arrest) * * * /mi ran duyz/, v.t., Mirandized, Mirandizing. (sometimes l.c.) Informal. to advise (a person being arrested) of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Miranda warning — The Miranda warning (also referred to as Miranda rights) is a warning that is required to be given by police in the United States to criminal suspects in police custody (or in a custodial interrogation) before they are interrogated to inform them …   Wikipedia

  • Droits Miranda — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Miranda. Les droits Miranda (Miranda rights) et l avertissement Miranda (Miranda warning) sont des notions de la procédure pénale aux États Unis dégagées par la Cour suprême des États Unis en 1966 dans l’affaire… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • American English — US English redirects here. For the political organization, see U.S. English (organization). For other uses, see American English (disambiguation). English language prevalence in the United States. Darker shades of blue indicate higher… …   Wikipedia

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