Definition of Trial in English :
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Trial meaning in English
Meaning of Trial in English
Pronunciation of Trial in English
Trial pronunciation in English
Pronounce Trial in Englishsee synonyms of trial
the act of testing something
Example Sentences:'in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately''he called each flip of the coin a new trial'
trying something to find out about it
Example Sentences:'a sample for ten days free trial''a trial of progesterone failed to relieve the pain'
3. test, trial
the act of undergoing testing
Example Sentences:'he survived the great test of battle''candidates must compete in a trial of skill'
(law) the determination of a person's innocence or guilt by due process of law
Example Sentences:'he had a fair trial and the jury found him guilty''most of these complaints are settled before they go to trial'
(sports) a preliminary competition to determine qualifications
Example Sentences:'the trials for the semifinals began yesterday'
an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event
Example Sentences:'his mother-in-law's visits were a great trial for him''life is full of tribulations''a visitation of the plague'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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