Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of judgment.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of judgment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See judgment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the cognitive process of reaching a decision or drawing conclusions
  • n. (law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
  • n. an opinion formed by judging something
  • n. the mental ability to understand and discriminate between relations
  • n. the capacity to assess situations or circumstances shrewdly and to draw sound conclusions
  • n. the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision
  • n. the act of judging or assessing a person or situation or event

Etymologies

From Old French jugement, from Late Latin iūdicāmentum. (Wiktionary)

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    February 8, 2007