- verde, cape,
- verdi, giuseppe,
- verdigris toadstool,
Origin of verdict
Examples from the Web for verdict
Even those who have been leading protests against the verdict have praised Donovan.Meet Dan Donovan, the Prosecutor Who Let Eric Garner’s Killer Walk|David Freedlander|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rioting and looting ensued shortly after the verdict and racial tensions were tense across the United States for years to follow.
His sons kissed his forehead as the judge announced the verdict.
Verdict leaves supporters cheering and opponents gnashing their teeth in frustration.
Conditions are worsening and the Rodney King verdict is certainly not the most egregious injustice in our midst.‘Why Have I Lost Control?’: Cory Booker in ’92 on Rodney King Echoes Ferguson|Cory Booker|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first person who came to her was Mrs. Robert Bolton, and her visit was made on the day after the verdict.John Caldigate|Anthony Trollope
I had never thought of questioning the justice of the verdict expressed against me.An Autobiography|Anthony Trollope
So the second session closes with the verdict of guilty agreed upon.Quiet Talks about Jesus|S. D. Gordon
It was a hundred to one, that the jury would bring in a verdict of guilty.The Widow Lerouge|Emile Gaboriau
From all this it may be inferred that Alice was just a little coquettish, and that verdict is no doubt true.Uncle Terry|Charles Clark Munn
Word Origin for verdict
1530s, from Middle English verdit (c.1300), "a jury's decision in a case," from Anglo-French verdit (Old French voirdit), from ver, veir "true" (see very) + dit, past participle of dire "to say" (see diction). Spelling influenced by Medieval Latin verdictum.