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judgment also: judgement
American English: /ˈdʒədʒmənt/
British English: /ˈdʒʌdʒm(ə)nt/

Translation of judgment in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable and countable 1.1 (Law) to pass judgment on something/somebody
    juzgar algo/a alguien
    to sit in judgment over somebody
    enjuiciar a alguien
    Example sentences
    • A motion by the Plaintiffs for a summary judgment as to the Defendants' liability and negligence was dismissed.
    • When reviewing cases, councils will also need to take into account any fresh case law judgments from the Appeal Court that may be relevant.
    • This nuanced study of the U.K. shows how difficult it can be to really tell if Strasbourg judgments and decisions have in practice been properly executed.
    1.2 (Religion)
    castigo (masculine) de Dios
    the Last Judgment the Day of Judgment
    el día del Juicio Final
    Example sentences
    • In this modern perspective, the death penalty expresses not the divine judgment on objective evil but rather the collective anger of the group.
    • So, Sue asked the DUP councillor, could Katrina have been a divine judgement on born-again Christians?
    • His death is the divine judgment on me and my sins which he, the blessed Lamb of God, took instead of me.
  • 2 2.1 uncountable and countable (estimation)
    Example sentences
    • The underwriter might also charge higher rates based upon subjective judgements and conclusions from their analysis of your property values.
    • Naturally, when making such decisions, one's own culture and pre-conditioned opinions and judgments are strong influences.
    • But when the public world doesn't hold to the idea of cultural value, their judgements are merely personal opinions.
    2.2 uncountable and countable (view) I did not have enough information to form a judgment
    no tenía suficiente información como para formarme una opinión
    what's your judgment on this?
    ¿tú qué opinas de esto?
    my judgment is that …
    yo opino or juzgo que …
    I reserve judgment on that
    sobre eso todavía no puedo dar una opinión
    in my judgment
    a mi juicio
  • 3 uncountable (sense, discernment) a person of judgment
    una persona de criterio
    an error of judgment
    una equivocación
    un desacierto
    I lent him the money against my better judgment
    le presté el dinero sabiendo que era un error
    Example sentences
    • That her decision was a reasonable decision, in her judgment - in his judgment, I mean.
    • Ten more patients like this simply increases the capacity for those making the decisions to make errors in their judgment.
    • He felt safe with women because they were easier in their judgment of his abilities and feelings.
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