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verb retry pronunciation in British English /ˌriːˈtraɪ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleretrying
past tenseretried
past participleretried
  1. 1
    [transitive] legal to judge a person or crime in a court of law again because a previous trial was considered not to be fair or it ended without a verdict
  2. 2
    [intransitive] to try to do something again after the first attempt was not successful
    1. a.
      computing to try to perform a computer operation again


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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