Origin of untried
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The question then is whether the untried and unconvicted Guantanamo inmates require that level of security?
Do the untried and unconvicted Guantanamo inmates require this level of security?
It is not for me to explain a woman's dread of the unknown and untried.A Woman Tenderfoot
Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson
The submarine had heretofore been an untried form of war craft.
Even with respect to a treaty, I left the matter not untried.
Out towards his home, towards his palace, towards a new and untried future.The Great Hunger
"These things have no value from one as untried in life as he is," broke he in, rudely.One Of Them
Charles James Lever
- not tried, attempted, or proved; untested
- not tried by a judge or court
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Word Origin and History for untried
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