- 1[transitive] retry somebody/something to examine a person or case again in court He was retried and executed. They have decided to retry the case.
- 2[intransitive] to make another attempt to do something, especially on a computer
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they retry
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪ//he / she / it retries
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪz//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪz//past simple retried
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪd//past participle retried
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪd//-ing form retrying
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈtraɪɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈtraɪɪŋ//