Definitions for Trialˈtraɪ əl, traɪl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. test, trial, run(noun)

    the act of testing something

    "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"

  2. trial, trial run, test, tryout(noun)

    trying something to find out about it

    "a sample for ten days free trial"; "a trial of progesterone failed to relieve the pain"

  3. test, trial(noun)

    the act of undergoing testing

    "he survived the great test of battle"; "candidates must compete in a trial of skill"

  4. trial(noun)

    (law) the determination of a person's innocence or guilt by due process of law

    "he had a fair trial and the jury found him guilty"; "most of these complaints are settled before they go to trial"

  5. trial(noun)

    (sports) a preliminary competition to determine qualifications

    "the trials for the semifinals began yesterday"

  6. trial, tribulation, visitation(noun)

    an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event

    "his mother-in-law's visits were a great trial for him"; "life is full of tribulations"; "a visitation of the plague"

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Trial(noun)

    the act of trying or testing in any manner

  2. Trial(noun)

    any effort or exertion of strength for the purpose of ascertaining what can be done or effected

  3. Trial(noun)

    the act of testing by experience; proof; test

  4. Trial(noun)

    examination by a test; experiment, as in chemistry, metallurgy, etc

  5. Trial(noun)

    the state of being tried or tempted; exposure to suffering that tests strength, patience, faith, or the like; affliction or temptation that exercises and proves the graces or virtues of men

  6. Trial(noun)

    that which tries or afflicts; that which harasses; that which tries the character or principles; that which tempts to evil; as, his child's conduct was a sore trial

  7. Trial(noun)

    the formal examination of the matter in issue in a cause before a competent tribunal; the mode of determining a question of fact in a court of law; the examination, in legal form, of the facts in issue in a cause pending before a competent tribunal, for the purpose of determining such issue

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  1. Trial

    In law, a trial is a coming together of parties to a dispute, to present information in a tribunal, a formal setting with the authority to adjudicate claims or disputes. One form of tribunal is a court. The tribunal, which may occur before a judge, jury, or other designated trier of fact, aims to achieve a resolution to their dispute.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Trial' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1603

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Trial' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2366

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Trial' in Nouns Frequency: #556

Anagrams of Trial »

  1. Litra

  2. Trail


Translations for Trial

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  • مُحاكَمةArabic
  • изпробване, съд, неприятности, изпитание, опит, проба, процес, бремеBulgarian
  • trojí, zkouška, přelíčení, zkušebníCzech
  • Trialis, Versuch, Prüfung, Kummer, Prozeß, Probe, Verhör, Belästigung, SorgeGerman
  • δοκιμαστικός, δοκιμή, δίκη, πειραματικός, δοκιμασία, τριπλός, εκδίκασηGreek
  • proceso, tribulación, trial, prueba, ensayo, experimento, juicioSpanish
  • محاکمهPersian
  • koe, oikeudenkäynti, koetus, koettelemusFinnish
  • procès, épreuve, essai, trielFrench
  • tástáilIrish
  • dearbhadhScottish Gaelic
  • ניסיון, משפטHebrew
  • baj, megpróbáltatás, próba, tárgyalás, nehézség, kellemetlenségHungarian
  • դատArmenian
  • triplo, prova, test, processo, tribolazioneItalian
  • 試験, 試し, 試練, 裁判, 公判, 三数Japanese
  • trialis, periculum, experimentumLatin
  • rechtzaak, proces, trialis, proef, test, beproeving, bezoekingDutch
  • test, rozprawa, próbaPolish
  • ensaio, prova, julgamento, provação, experiência, processoPortuguese
  • опыт, проба, разбирательство, испытание, неприятность, судRussian
  • gjyqAlbanian
  • tillfällig, prov-, tretal, test, provisorisk, test-, trialis, rättegång, prövningSwedish
  • tecrübe, duruşma, deneyTurkish

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