judgment

  • 1 judgment — judg·ment also judge·ment / jəj mənt/ n 1 a: a formal decision or determination on a matter or case by a court; esp: final judgment in this entry compare dictum, disposition …

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  • 2 Judgment — Judg ment, n. [OE. jugement, F. jugement, LL. judicamentum, fr. L. judicare. See {Judge}, v. i.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of judging; the operation of the mind, involving comparison and discrimination, by which a knowledge of the values and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 judgment — UK [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] / US or judgement UK / US noun Word forms judgment : singular judgment plural judgments ** 1) [countable/uncountable] an opinion that you have after thinking carefully about something judgment about: It is still too soon to form a …

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  • 4 Judgment! — Studioalbum von Andrew Hill Veröffentlichung 1964 Label Blue Note …

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  • 5 judgment — (n.) mid 13c., action of trying at law, trial, also capacity for making decisions, from O.Fr. jugement legal judgment; diagnosis; the Last Judgment (11c.), from jugier (see JUDGE (Cf. judge) (v.)). From late 13c. as penalty imposed by a court;… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 judgment n.o.v. — judgment n.o.v. judgment n.o.v. abbr [Medieval Latin n on o bstante v eredicto]judgment notwithstanding the verdict Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 judgment — [n1] common sense acumen, acuteness, apprehension, astuteness, awareness, brains, capacity, comprehension, discernment, discrimination, experience, genius, grasp, incisiveness, ingenuity, intelligence, intuition, keenness, knowledge, mentality,… …

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  • 8 judgment — [juj′mənt] n. [ME jugement < OFr < ML judicamentum < L judicare: see JUDGE, vt. vi.] 1. the act of judging; deciding 2. a legal decision; order, decree, or sentence given by a judge or law court 3. a) a debt or other obligation resulting …

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  • 9 judgment — A formal decision, sentence or Order of a Court of Justice. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 10 judgment — 1 conclusion, deduction, inference (see under INFER) Analogous words: decision, determination, ruling (see corresponding verbs at DECIDE): *opinion, conviction, persuasion, view, belief 2 *sense, wisdom, gumption Analogous words: intelligence,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 judgment — A sense of knowledge sufficient to comprehend nature of transaction. Thomas v. Young, 57 App. D.C. 282, 22 F.2d 588, 590. An opinion or estimate. McClung Const. Co. v. Muncy, Tex.Civ.App., 65 S.W.2d 786, 790. The formation of an opinion or notion …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 12 judgment — A sense of knowledge sufficient to comprehend nature of transaction. Thomas v. Young, 57 App. D.C. 282, 22 F.2d 588, 590. An opinion or estimate. McClung Const. Co. v. Muncy, Tex.Civ.App., 65 S.W.2d 786, 790. The formation of an opinion or notion …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 13 judgment — A sum due for payment or collection as a result of a court order. American Banker Glossary * * * judgment judg‧ment [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] also judgement noun 1. [countable] an opinion formed or a decision made after careful thought: • Traders said they… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 14 judgment — /juj meuhnt/, n. 1. an act or instance of judging. 2. the ability to judge, make a decision, or form an opinion objectively, authoritatively, and wisely, esp. in matters affecting action; good sense; discretion: a man of sound judgment. 3. the… …

    Universalium

  • 15 judgment — judg|ment W2 also judgement BrE [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(opinion)¦ 2¦(ability to decide)¦ 3¦(law)¦ 4 a judgment (on somebody/something) 5 judgment call ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(OPINION)¦ [U and C] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 judgment — noun 1. an opinion formed by judging something (Freq. 19) he was reluctant to make his judgment known she changed her mind • Syn: ↑judgement, ↑mind • Derivationally related forms: ↑judgmental …

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  • 17 judgment — also judgement BrE noun 1 OPINION (C, U) an opinion that you form after thinking carefully about something: in sb s judgment: In my judgment, we should accept his offer. | pass judgment (=give your opinion or criticism) | reserve judgment… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 judgment — n. also: judgement 1) to display, exercise, show judgment (she always exercises good judgment) 2) to form, make a judgment 3) to hand down, pass, pronounce, render judgment on 4) to sit in judgment on 5) to reserve judgment 6) good; impaired;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 Judgment — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Conclusion. < N PARAG:Judgment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 result result conclusion upshot Sgm: N 1 deduction deduction inference ergotism| illation Sgm: N 1 corollary corollary porism …

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  • 20 judgment*/*/ — [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] noun 1) [C/U] an opinion that you have after thinking carefully about something It is still too soon to form a judgment about this.[/ex] He s too quick to make judgments about other people.[/ex] She is not someone who passes judgment …

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