- 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
NAmE//ˌriˈtraɪ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they retry
he / she / it retries
past simple retried
-ing form retrying