• Definition for "on trial"
    • in the process of becoming tested or attempted
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on trial in a quote

"In government offices which are sensitive to the vehemence and passion of mass sentiment public men have no sure tenure. They are in effect perpetual office seekers, always on trial for their political lives, always required to court their restless constituents."

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