trial

  • 21trial — A judicial examination and determination of issues between parties to action, whether they be issues of law or of fact, before a court that has jurisdiction. Tittsworth v. Chaffin, Mo.App., 741 S.W.2d 314, 317. A judicial examination, in… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 22trial — noun 1 in a court of law ADJECTIVE ▪ fair, unfair ▪ The men claim they did not receive a fair trial. ▪ full ▪ criminal ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 23Trial — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Trial (homonymie). Pilote de trial passant une zone Le trial est une discipline sportive à moto, à vélo ou en vélo monocycle, en …

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  • 24Trial — For other uses, see Trial (disambiguation). Mistrial redirects here. For other uses, see Mistrial (disambiguation). In law, a trial is when parties to a dispute come together to present information (in the form of evidence) in a tribunal, a… …

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  • 25trial — n. legal proceedings 1) to conduct, hold a trial 2) to bring smb. to trial; to put smb. on trial 3) to stand trial for (he stood trial for embezzlement) 4) to go to trial (the case went to trial) 5) to waive a (jury) trial (the accused waived a… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 26trial — tri|al1 W2S3 [ˈtraıəl] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(court)¦ 2¦(test)¦ 3¦(try somebody/something)¦ 4 by/through trial and error 5¦(difficulty)¦ 6¦(sports)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1400 1500; : Anglo French; Origin: trier; TRY1] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 27trial — [[t]tra͟ɪ͟əl[/t]] ♦♦ trials 1) N VAR A trial is a formal meeting in a law court, at which a judge and jury listen to evidence and decide whether a person is guilty of a crime. New evidence showed the police lied at the trial... He s awaiting… …

    English dictionary

  • 28trial — tri|al1 [ traıəl ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount the process of examining a case in a court of law and deciding whether someone is guilty or INNOCENT. When a case comes to trial it is brought to a court and the person who has been accused of a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 29trial — 1 noun 1 COURT (C, U) a legal process in which a court of law examines a case to decide whether someone is guilty of a crime: a murder trial | The defendant has a right to a fair trial. | stand trial/be on trial (for) (=be judged in a court of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 30trial — I UK [ˈtraɪəl] / US noun Word forms trial : singular trial plural trials *** 1) [countable/uncountable] legal the process of examining a case in a court of law and deciding whether someone is guilty or innocent. When a case comes to trial, it is… …

    English dictionary

  • 31trial — /truy euhl, truyl/, n. 1. Law. a. the examination before a judicial tribunal of the facts put in issue in a cause, often including issues of law as well as those of fact. b. the determination of a person s guilt or innocence by due process of law …

    Universalium

  • 32trial — /ˈtraɪəl / (say truyuhl), /traɪl / (say truyl) noun 1. Law a. the examination before a judicial tribunal of the facts put in issue in a cause (often including issues of law as well as of fact). b. the determination of a person s guilt or… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 33trial — 01. He is on [trial] for the murder of his business partner. 02. The murder [trial] of O. J. Simpson was watched by millions of people all over the world. 03. The parents of the murdered boy attended the [trial] of the man accused of killing him… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 34trial — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. test, experiment, probation, hearing; hardship, ordeal; cross, tribulation, affliction; effort, attempt. See adversity, inquiry, lawsuit, punishment. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tentative, test, trial …

    English dictionary for students

  • 35trial — n. 1 a judicial examination and determination of issues between parties by a judge with or without a jury (stood trial for murder). 2 a a process or mode of testing qualities. b experimental treatment. c a test (will give you a trial). 3 a trying …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 36trial — In common parlance, a test of one s physical or mental strength; a burden to be born; a test. In law, a judicial investigation and determination of the issues between the parties to an action. 53 Am J1st Trial § 2. An examination before a… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 37trial — TRIÁL1, triale, s.n. Număr gramatical care arată că este vorba de trei exemplare din aceeaşi speţă. [pr.: tri al] – Din trei (după dual). Trimis de dante, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  TRIÁL2, trialuri, s.n. Meci de selecţie, de triere. [pr.: tri… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 38trial — ► sustantivo masculino DEPORTES Carrera motociclista de habilidad que consiste en sortear diferentes obstáculos por un terreno montañoso: ■ es el campeón de trial. * * * trial (del ingl. «trial») m. Dep. Prueba motociclista realizada por terreno… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 39trial — Synonyms and related words: Olympic games, Olympics, R and D, acid test, adverse circumstances, adversity, affliction, aggravation, agony, anguish, annoyance, approach, arrangement, assay, assize, attempt, audition, bad luck, bad news, bane,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 40trial — 1. noun 1) the trial is expected to last several weeks Syn: court case, case, assize, lawsuit, suit, hearing, inquiry, tribunal, litigation, legal proceedings, judicial proceedings, proceedings, legal action; court martial; appeal, retrial …

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