Adjudicate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈdʒuːdɪkeɪt|  American pronunciation of the word adjudicate
Brit.  |əˈdʒuːdɪkeɪt|  British pronunciation of the word adjudicate

verb

- put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of (syn: judge, try)
- bring to an end; settle conclusively(syn: decide, resolve, settle)

The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance

Examples

The board will adjudicate claims made against teachers.

The case was adjudicated in the state courts.

The board will adjudicate when claims are made against teachers.

He was adjudicated a bankrupt yesterday by Mr. Spring Rice.

The Dean adjudicates any faculty disputes.

The owner can appeal to the court to adjudicate on the matter.

The judge adjudicated that he should be released.

He adjudicated at all the regional music competitions.

The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: adjudicate
he/she/it: adjudicates
present participle: adjudicating
past tense: adjudicated
past participle: adjudicated
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