Meaning of “verdict” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈvɜːdɪkt/

a decision in a court of law saying if someone is guilty or not:

a guilty verdict
The jury took nine hours to reach a verdict.

someone's opinion about something after experiencing it, often for the first time:

You tried out that Italian restaurant? What was the verdict?

(Definition of “verdict” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)