Spellcheck.net

Language:

English - United States Change

Enter your text below and click here to check the spelling

Definitions of judge

  1. To hear and determine, as in causes on trial; to pass sentence; to distinguish; to compare facts or ideas, and perceive their agreement or disagreement, and thus to distinguish truth from falsehood. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To compare facts or ideas, and perceive their relations and attributes, and thus distinguish truth from falsehood; to determine; to discern; to distinguish; to form an opinion about. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To hear and determine by authority, as a case before a court, or a controversy between two parties. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To examine and pass sentence on; to try; to doom. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To arrogate judicial authority over; to sit in judgment upon; to be censorious toward. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To determine upon or deliberation; to esteem; to think; to reckon. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To examine and pass sentence upon; hold an opinion upon; consider; come to a conclusion concerning; to decide with authority; as, to judge a case. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. To hear and determine authoritatively: to sentence: to be censorious towards: to consider: (B.) to condemn. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. To determine; sentence; consider. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. To come to a conclusion regarding. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. To decide upon evidence; try judicially. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. A public officer who is invested with authority to hear and determine litigated causes, and to administer justice between parties in courts held for that purpose. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. One who has skill, knowledge, or experience, sufficient to decide on the merits of a question, or on the quality or value of anything; one who discerns properties or relations with skill and readiness; a connoisseur; an expert; a critic. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. One of supreme magistrates, with both civil and military powers, who governed Israel for more than four hundred years. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. The title of the seventh book of the Old Testament; the Book of Judges. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A person appointed to decide in atrial of skill, speed, etc., between two or more parties; an umpire; as, a judge in a horse race. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To form an opinion or decision after careful consideration; pass sentence. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  18. To point out or declare what is just or law: to hear and decide: to pass sentence: to compare facts to determine the truth: to form or pass an opinion: to distinguish. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  19. To hear and decide; give sentence; form an opinion. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. determine the result of, as of a competition Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. To form a judgment; sit in judgment; express judgment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. To consider. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. To hear and determine a case; to examine and pass sentence on; to try; to pass severe sentence upon; to reckon; to consider. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  24. To hear and determine; to decide; to form or give an opinion; to distinguish; to pass sentence upon; to be censorious toward; to censure severely; to doom. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  25. form an opinion of or pass judgment on; "I cannot judge some works of modern art" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  26. determine the result of (a competition) Wordnet Dictionary DB
  27. judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time); "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  28. One who judges: a civil officer who hears and settles any cause, either in connection with a jury or without one: an arbitrator: one who can decide upon the merit of anything: in Jewish history, a magistrate having civil and military powers:-pl. title of 7th book of the Old Testament. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  29. One appointed to hear and decide; one competent to decide. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  30. An officer authorized to administer justice in a court. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. One who decides upon the merits of things, as in contests; a connoisseur. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  32. A civil officer invested with authority to hear and determine causes, civil or criminal, between parties; one skilled in judging merit or worth; in the history of Israel, a chief magistrate, with civil and military powers. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  33. The presiding officer in a court of law who awards punishment to offenders; a chief magistrate; one who has skill to decide on the merits or value of; the Supreme Being. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  34. To hear and determine, as in causes on trial; to decide as a judge; to give judgment; to pass sentence. Webster Dictionary DB
  35. To assume the right to pass judgment on another; to sit in judgment or commendation; to criticise or pass adverse judgment upon others. See Judge, v. t., 3. Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for judge

  1. Besides, there is a better reason why a writer cannot judge his own work, I added. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  2. How should I be able to judge – The Emancipated by George Gissing
X