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Synonyms of judge in English:


  • 1 the judge sentenced him to five years
    justice, magistrate, His/Her/Your Honour;
    (judges) the judiciary;
    in England & Wales recorder;
    in Scotland sheriff;
    in the Isle of Man deemster;
    in the Channel Islands jurat;
    North American  jurist, surrogate;
    Spanish alcalde
    informal beak, m'lud
    historical reeve
    Scottish historical sheriff-depute, bailie
  • 2 a distinguished panel of judges will select the winning design
    umpire, referee, referee's assistant, assistant referee, linesman, line judge, mediator;
    expert, connoisseur, authority, specialist, pundit;
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  • 1 I judged that she was simply exhausted voters were asked what factors they judged to be most important
    form the opinion, come to the conclusion, conclude, decide, determine;
    deduce, gather, infer, gauge, tell, see, say, estimate, assess, guess, surmise, conjecture;
    regard as, hold, see as, look on as, take to be, rate as, rank as, class as, count
  • 2 other cases were judged by tribunal
    try, hear, sit in judgement on;
    adjudicate, decide, give a ruling/verdict on, pass judgement on
  • 3 she was judged innocent of murder
    adjudge, pronounce, decree, rule, find
  • 4 the competition will be judged by Alan Amey
  • 5 entries will by judged by a panel of experts
    examine, review, criticize
    informal size up
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