from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Past tense and past participle of retry.

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of retry.


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  • The Susanville operators even called a retried guy to get infomation about the paint used on the old shelter, and they were able to point out past locations of the shelter. « Climate Audit

  • (By the way, I retried a kabocha squash, a true kabocha squash.

    Fanatic Cook

  • AFTER THE JUMP -- Meet George Chopivsky, wannabe hospital owner -- PreventionWorks shuts down, putting anti-HIV program in peril -- Nathan deputy says some DUI cases will be retried -- Code White!

    DeMorning DeBonis: Feb. 10, 2011

  • He is set to be retried on the 23 deadlocked charges in April.

    Judge Refuses To Nullify Blagojevich's Sole Conviction

  • In another travesty of justice connected to the 2009 attack for which four men were executed, two opposition members acquitted in a civilian trial in March were retried in August by a military court and sentenced to 20 years in prison.

    Lisa Misol: A Corrupt Dictator Tries to Buy UNESCO's Brand Name.

  • "I didn't expect Ring to be retried (after the Skilling decision), especially after they didn't do so well the first time."

    Kevin Ring, Abramoff Associate, On Trial Again

  • Among the deadlocked counts he'll be retried on is the allegation he tried to sell or trade the appointment to President Barack Obama's former Senate seat.

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  • But if these people were subjected to torture, and tried in special tribunals where normal standards of evidence do not apply, they should be retried again in a civilian court, said Khaled Hamza, an activist with the youth wing of the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist movement that actively participated in the uprising against Mr. Mubarak and decades ago renounced violence.

    Egypt Amends View of Islamists

  • Eddie Izzard guests on CBS' The Good Wife 9/8c as a British barrister who goes up against Alicia, albeit via satellite, when a libel case is retried in British court. ...

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  • "I've retried the case 50 times in my mind, and I still come up with the same answer, that I would've put him on the stand," Mr. Stillman said, referring to the former Tyco executive.

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