- the formal interrogation of a witness called by the other party in a court of law to challenge or extend testimony already given；aggressive or detailed questioning of someone
noun: cross-examination, plural noun: cross-examinations
- 1. the formal interrogation of a witness called by the other party in a court of law to challenge or extend testimony already given:
he testified consistently under vigorous cross-examination
further cross-examinations on these questions would be required
- 2. aggressive or detailed questioning of someone:
she is capable of facing tougher cross-examination in the political debates
...so I am more uncertain future ambitions, also launched cross-examination of the journey. Internship in the school curriculum, not only taught...
... was a “superstar witness” who remained steady even on cross-examination, said Allen, an ex-U.S. military medic who served...
...這個國家一度曾受外國統治。 The suspect was subjected to cross-examination at the police station. 嫌犯在警察局受到盤問。 2010-04-17 13:44:16 補充： "...