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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Ask further questions of a witness during a trial after opposing counsel has already questioned the witness.

Usage examples (40)
  • "For God's sake don't cross-examine that witness."
  • Was her dear old captain trying to cross-examine her?
  • I never got a chance, of course, to cross-examine him.
  • He did not seek to cross-examine O'Connor's witnesses. for more
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