Definition Of verdict
a decision on a disputed issue in a civil or criminal case or an inquest.
the jury returned a verdict of ‘not guilty.’
Example Of verdict
A jury in the Supreme Court in Hobart reached its majority verdicts after deliberating for about three hours.
But a High Court judge has indicated he will overturn the unlawful killing verdict .
Calvi's widow Clara and son Carlo disputed the initial suicide verdict given by London City police.
Coroner Dr Roy Palmer recorded an accidental death verdict at the inquest on March 17.
Each competitor had to sing two numbers before the judges made their verdict .