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1. jury

noun. ['ˈdʒʊri'] a body of citizens sworn to give a true verdict according to the evidence presented in a court of law.

Synonyms

  • jurywoman
  • blue ribbon jury
  • special jury
  • grand jury
  • hung jury
  • juryman
  • juror
  • body
  • judicature
  • petty jury
  • tribunal
  • petit jury

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • juree (Anglo-Norman)
  • iurata (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Jury

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How do you pronounce jury?

Pronounce jury as ˈʤʊri.

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Example sentences of the word jury


1. Noun, singular or mass
Let the jury coordinator know that you are willing to serve during school breaks.

Quotes containing the word jury


1. There are two MFA programs here at the University of Texas, and I read on the jury of both of them. And it's amazing to me how many really talented young writers seem to fear humor.
- Elizabeth McCracken

2. I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury.
- Groucho Marx

2. jury-rigged

adjective. done or made using whatever is available.

Synonyms

  • impermanent
  • makeshift
  • temporary

Antonyms

  • stable
  • impermanence
  • infinite
  • full-time

3. jury

noun. ['ˈdʒʊri'] a committee appointed to judge a competition.

Synonyms

  • committee
  • commission

Antonyms

  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • juree (Anglo-Norman)
  • iurata (Latin)
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