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jury

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒʊri; ˈdʒʊəri/

Translation of jury in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -ries)

  • 1.1 [Law/Derecho] jurado (masculine) trial by jury juicio (masculine) ante jurado to serve/sit on a jury ser* miembro de un jurado the jury is out el jurado está deliberando (before noun/delante del nombre) to do jury duty o (in British English also/en inglés británico también) service ser* miembro de un jurado
    Example sentences
    • Yesterday at Salisbury Crown Court the jury returned a majority verdict of guilty.
    • The coroner accordingly left that verdict to the jury, and the jury returned a unanimous verdict of unlawful killing.
    • After deliberating for just over two and a half hours the jury returned a unanimous verdict of guilty of manslaughter.
    1.2 (for contest) jurado (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Every three years, a jury selects a person considered to be the most promising director in Ontario.
    • The jury has selected the film under the non-feature film category, say the producers.
    • The jury selected by the organisers may include members from within their ranks.

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