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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To call a person to court for a plea.

Usage examples (33)
  • Canon Holland proceeds to arraign modern teachings.
  • “So we arraign her; but she,” the Genius of Charles
  • Two previous attempts to arraign Wesson had to be postponed.
  • They are just going to arraign him on Monday and argue bail. for more
Tutoring comment
  • You are not permitted to "arrange" (organize, negotiate, plan) a time to be "arraigned" (called before a court of law to answer a charge).
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