Meaning of “the jury is (still) out” in the English Dictionary

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"the jury is (still) out" in British English

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the jury is (still) out

C2 If the jury is (still) out on a subject, people do not yet know the answer or have not yet decided if it is good or bad:

The jury's still out on the safety of irradiated food.

(Definition of “the jury is (still) out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"the jury is still out" in American English

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the jury is still out

no decision or agreement has been made about a situation, esp. because there is not enough information:

The jury is still out on whether the new healthcare system will work.

(Definition of “the jury is still out” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)