Definition of pending tray in English:

pending tray


  • A tray in an office for paperwork awaiting attention.

    • ‘Pending tray shows full information about the documents that are pending so you can quickly navigate to and view the document that you require.’
    • ‘Use your pending tray as a tabletop management system for important items.’
    • ‘However, alternative route options have been worked out and sit in Kim's pending tray awaiting a decision.’
    • ‘Sadly, there is such a back-log of similar cases in the pending tray at the head-quarters that the case has not yet ‘come to trial’.’
    • ‘In a marvellous piece of Greek judiciary, the judge has put the case in the pending tray.’