cross-examinations[ kraws-ig-zam-in, kros- ]SEE DEFINITION OF cross-examinations
Synonyms for cross-examinations
- Q and A
- fishing expedition
- third degree
- trial balloon
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSS-EXAMINATIONS
He employed an entirely different method in his cross-examinations.
Indeed, the efficacy of cross-examinations in court depends on this fact.
They've heard the essence of the defense already, in my remarks, the cross-examinations, the Lamson interrogation.
In all your cross-examinations never lose control of the witness; confine his answers to the exact questions you ask.
The length and complexity of Fullerton's cross-examinations preclude any minute mention of them here.
His success was almost entirely due to his courtesy and the marvellous skill of his cross-examinations.
Conkling used to study for his cross-examinations, in important cases, with the most painstaking minuteness.
In this case, they sought by cross-examinations to confuse Fouquet, and to entrap him into dangerous admissions.
The stories of begging impostors professing to be shipwrecked seamen were detected at once by his cross-examinations.
In this tame way the cross-examination closed, as cross-examinations have a habit of doing.