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jury is still out, the

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jury is still out, the

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No decision has yet been made; the question is open: The jury is still out on whether he's fitting in/ The jury is still out on whether the traditional union is necessary for the new workplace/ The jury may remain out on Mr. Clinton's contradictory character for a long time (1980s+)


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jury is still out, the

No decision has been made; the public's opinion is not known. For example, As for a possible merger, the jury is still out, or The jury is still out on the new spring fashions. This expression alludes to the jury that decides a legal case. [ ; mid-1900s ]
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