pass judgment

  • 1 pass judgment — ► to express an opinion, especially a criticism: »It s up to our court system, not individual citizens, to pass judgment and punish them. pass judgment on sb/sth »The shares were only floated this summer, so it is too early to pass judgement on… …

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  • 2 pass judgment on — (someone/something) to express a strong opinion about someone or something. Don t pass judgment on the exhibit until you ve seen it for yourself. Usage notes: the opinion is usually not likely to be changed …

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  • 3 pass judgment — index adjudge, adjudicate, arbitrate (adjudge), award, conclude (decide), decide, decree …

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  • 4 pass judgment — verb form a critical opinion of I cannot judge some works of modern art How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn t pass judgment on other people • Syn: ↑evaluate, ↑judge • Derivationally related forms: ↑judge (for: ↑ …

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  • 5 pass judgment — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. sentence, decide, consider; see condemn 1 , judge 1 …

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  • 6 pass judgment — convict; decree …

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  • 7 pass judgment on someone — pass judgment on (someone/something) to express a strong opinion about someone or something. Don t pass judgment on the exhibit until you ve seen it for yourself. Usage notes: the opinion is usually not likely to be changed …

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  • 8 pass judgment on something — pass judgment on (someone/something) to express a strong opinion about someone or something. Don t pass judgment on the exhibit until you ve seen it for yourself. Usage notes: the opinion is usually not likely to be changed …

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  • 9 pass judgment upon — index sentence Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 PASS — vi 1 a: to issue a decision, verdict, or opinion the Supreme Court pass ed on a statute b: to be legally issued judgment pass ed by default 2: to go from the control, ownership, or possession of one person or group to that of …

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  • 11 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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  • 12 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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  • 13 pass sentence upon — index judge, pronounce (pass judgment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 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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  • 15 pass — pass1 W1S1 [pa:s US pæs] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(go past)¦ 2¦(move/go)¦ 3¦(put)¦ 4¦(road/river etc)¦ 5¦(give)¦ 6¦(give information)¦ 7¦(time)¦ 8¦(exam/test)¦ 9¦(law/proposal)¦ 10¦(happen)¦ …

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  • 16 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… …

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  • 17 judgment — [[t]ʤʌ̱ʤmənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ judgments (in BRIT, also use judgement) 1) N VAR A judgment is an opinion that you have or express after thinking carefully about something. In your judgment, what has changed over the past few years?... How can he form any… …

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  • 18 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] …

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  • 19 judgment or judgement — judg|ment or judge|ment [ dʒʌdʒmənt ] noun ** 1. ) count or uncount an opinion that you have after thinking carefully about something: judgment about: It is still too soon to form a judgment about this. make a judgment: He s too quick to make… …

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  • 20 pass — pass1 [ pæs ] verb *** ▸ 1 go past something ▸ 2 move somewhere ▸ 3 be successful on test ▸ 4 give/let someone have something ▸ 5 spend time or be spent ▸ 6 kick/hit/throw ball to someone ▸ 7 make law, etc. official ▸ 8 be unable to answer ▸ 9… …

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