arraign Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"arraign" in British English

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arraignverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈreɪn/ specialized
to ​formallyaccuse someone in a ​lawcourt of a ​particularcrime and ​ask that ​person to say if they are ​guilty or not: He was arraigned oncharges of ​aiding and ​abettingterrorists.
arraignment
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-mənt/
(Definition of arraign from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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arraignverb [T]

 us   /əˈreɪn/ law
to ​formallyaccuse someone of a ​particularcrime in a ​court of ​law and to ​ask the ​accused to ​stateguilt or ​innocence: He was arraigned on a robbery ​charge.
arraignment
noun [C]  us   /əˈreɪn·mənt/
law They ​pleaded not ​guilty at ​their arraignment.
(Definition of arraign from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “arraign”
in Chinese (Simplified) 传讯, 提讯, 控告…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提審, 提訊, 控告…
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