Definition of retrial in English:

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Pronunciation: /rēˈtrīəl/
Pronunciation: /ˈrēˌtrīəl/


A second or further trial.
Example sentences
  • The Supreme Court would most likely remit the matter for a retrial in the High Court, which leaves her in a much better position than she is now.
  • It is a serious crime and the retrial can be conducted without unfairness to the defendant.
  • The International Court's ruling didn't call for the invalidation of the verdicts or sentences for the men, or even mandate retrials, just reviews.

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Syllabification: re·tri·al

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