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cross-examination

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Definition the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Prosecutors expect to wrap up their cross-examination tomorrow.
cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • On cross-examination, their expert witness seemed less like an expert.
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness by the other side
  • Although the witness was called by the defense, he helped the plaintiff's case upon cross-examination.
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Never, never, never, on cross-examination ask a witness a question you don't already know the answer to, was a tenet I absorbed with my baby-food.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • cross-examination = re-questioning a witness who has already been questionied by the other side in court
  • Tom touched Kya's elbow gently and whispered that it had been a good cross-examination.
    Delia Owens  --  Where the Crawdads Sing
  • cross-examination = re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • But Fetyukovitch began his cross-examination.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • And Seton had come through the ordeal of cross-examination well.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Grushenka's cross-examination did not last long and, of course, there could be nothing particularly new in her evidence.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Fetyukovitch began his cross-examination.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • After several minutes of cross-examination, Eric continued.
    Delia Owens  --  Where the Crawdads Sing
  • cross-examination = re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • So Alyosha's cross-examination ended.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • It was then Fetyukovitch began his cross-examination.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • He flicked his white hair from his forehead and approached the coroner for the cross-examination.
    Delia Owens  --  Where the Crawdads Sing
  • cross-examination = re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • "Well," I returned, glad for once to get the better of him in cross-examination, "I do not know, for I have not made up my mind."
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Which reminded me that we were missing nearly all of Mr. Gilmer's cross-examination.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Well, Mr. Finch didn't act that way to Mayella and old man Ewell when he cross-examined them.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • cross-examined = re-questioned a witness who had already been questioned by the other side in court
  • This was as much as I heard of Mr. Gilmer's cross-examination, because Jem made me take Dill out.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • "But the cross-examination again, to-morrow?" he said with bitterness.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • cross-examination = re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • "Come, Jobling," says Mr. Guppy in his encouraging cross-examination-tone, "I think you know Krook, the Chancellor, across the lane?"
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • cross-examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Jem was not one to dwell on past defeats: it seemed the only message he got from Atticus was insight into the art of cross examination.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
cross examination = the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court

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