What does mistrial mean?

Definitions for mistrialmɪsˈtraɪ əl, -ˈtraɪl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mistrial.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mistrial(noun)

    a trial that is invalid or inconclusive


  1. Mistrial(n.)

    A false or erroneous trial; a trial which has no result; a trial which comes to no conclusion, such as a criminal trial which does not produce a unanimous verdict of the jurors.


  1. mistrial(Noun)

    A trial that is invalid because of an error in procedure

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mistrial(noun)

    a false or erroneous trial; a trial which has no result


  1. Mistrial

    Mistrial is the fourteenth solo album by rock and roll musician Lou Reed issued by RCA Records. A music video was created for the song "No Money Down" that featured an animatronic Lou Reed singing to the song. At the end of the video, the animatronic starts to tear itself apart. The music video was featured on an episode of Beavis and Butt-head.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mistrial

    mis-trī′al, n. a trial void because of error, as by disqualification of a juror, &c.: a trial in which the jury fail to agree.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mistrial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mistrial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jim Cohen:

    I thought the judge would never declare a mistrial absent a fistfight until the jury had been deliberating for six or seven days, they chose the wrong defendant to try first.

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