come to trial
Definition of come to trial
: to be presented at a formal meeting in a court so that a decision can be made according to the law based on evidence presented to a judge and often a jury The case never came to trial.
Word by Word Definitions
: to move toward something : approach
: to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose
: to reach a particular station in a series
: the action or process of trying or putting to the proof : test
: a preliminary contest (as in a sport)
: the formal examination before a competent tribunal of the matter in issue in a civil or criminal cause in order to determine such issue
: of, relating to, or used in a trial
: made or done as a test or experiment
: used or tried out in a test or experiment
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