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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 ​yetknow the ​answer or have not ​yetdecided if it is good or ​bad: The jury's still out on the ​safety of ​irradiatedfood.
(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)
Translations of “the jury is (still) out”
in Chinese (Simplified) (答案或观点)尚不明确,悬而未决…
in Chinese (Traditional) (答案或觀點)尚不明確,懸而未決…
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