Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See judgment.

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  • noun Alternative form of judgment.

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

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

Etymologies

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From Old French jugement, from Late Latin iūdicāmentum.

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  • Bad spelling! Drop and give me twenty!

    February 8, 2007