Definition of 'on trial'
Example sentences containing 'on trial'
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They did not go on trial due to a lack of evidence. The Sun (2017)They go on trial in Pakistan next week. The Sun (2016)The other is due to go on trial this month for theft. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Only the little guy is on trial in court. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They are expected to go on trial next year. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Two others on trial were given suspended death sentences and another, life imprisonment. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Two men are on trial in India. The Sun (2010)When he goes on trial, so will the regime of which he is the most significant survivor. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I had to go on trial. Times, Sunday Times (2013)About 3,000 men are put on trial each year and about 1,000 are convicted. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He said she did not appear to be responsible for her actions, suggesting that she cannot be put on trial under French law. Times, Sunday Times (2014)On Monday those cells held men on trial in distant courts, needing to appear there early the next day in the clothes they had slept in. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of on trial from the Collins English Dictionary
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