What does verdict mean?

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ˈvɜr dɪktver·dict

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. verdict, finding of fact(noun)

    (law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision; can be used in formulating a judgment

Wiktionary

  1. verdict(Noun)

    A decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest.

    Etymology: Old French verdit, from veir + dit.

  2. verdict(Noun)

    An opinion or judgement.

    Etymology: Old French verdit, from veir + dit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verdict(noun)

    the answer of a jury given to the court concerning any matter of fact in any cause, civil or criminal, committed to their examination and determination; the finding or decision of a jury on the matter legally submitted to them in the course of the trial of a cause

    Etymology: [OE. verdit, OF. verdit, veirdit, LL. verdictum, veredictum; L. vere truly (fr. verus true) + dictum a saying, a word, fr. dicere, dictum, to say. See Very, and Dictum.]

  2. Verdict(noun)

    decision; judgment; opinion pronounced; as, to be condemned by the verdict of the public

    Etymology: [OE. verdit, OF. verdit, veirdit, LL. verdictum, veredictum; L. vere truly (fr. verus true) + dictum a saying, a word, fr. dicere, dictum, to say. See Very, and Dictum.]

Freebase

  1. Verdict

    In law, a verdict is the formal finding of fact made by a jury on matters or questions submitted to the jury by a judge. The term, from the Latin veredictum, literally means "to say the truth" and is derived from Middle English verdit, from Anglo-Norman: a compound of ver and dit.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Verdict

    ver′dikt, n. the finding of a jury on a trial: decision: opinion pronounced.—Open verdict, a verdict upon an inquest which finds that a crime has been committed without specifying the criminal; Special verdict, a verdict in which specific facts are found and put on the record. [O. Fr. verdit—Low L. veredictum—L. vere, truly, dictum, a saying.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. verdict

    See Finding.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'verdict' in Nouns Frequency: #2185

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdict in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdict in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of verdict in a Sentence

  1. Speaker Setya Novanto:

    To preserve the dignity and honor of Indonesia's house of representatives, and to create public order, I hereby declare my resignation as chairman of the House of Representatives for the period of 2014-2019, this letter is the basis for us to immediately close the hearing because this is in line with the formulation of the verdict that would have been taken by the ethics committee.

  2. Moosa Siraj:

    The FBI report clearly said it was not an IED, while Saudi investigators' report said there was no evidence to say it was a bomb. We will definitely appeal against the verdict.

  3. Douglas Jehl:

    It's these senior leaders who have the power to pardon, the power to overturn a verdict, the power to make things right.

  4. Nawaz Sharif:

    My reaction is justified. It is evident that the masses have strongly rejected the verdict of my disqualification. And the people will elect us in 2018 election.”

  5. Gotabaya Rajapaksa:

    I deny in all possible terms reports of attempts to use the military to influence election results, during decades in politics, I have always bowed down to the people's verdict. Wins & losses are a natural part of political life.

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