Arbitrate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɑːrbɪtreɪt|  American pronunciation of the word arbitrate
Brit.  |ˈɑːbɪtreɪt|  British pronunciation of the word arbitrate


- act between parties with a view to reconciling differences (syn: intercede, intermediate, liaise, mediate)


The council will arbitrate among the interest groups.

She will arbitrate the dispute.

He has arbitrated for the National Association.

An experienced lawyer has been appointed to arbitrate between the government and the trade union.

A committee will arbitrate between management and unions.

The tribunal arbitrates in disputes.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: arbitrate
he/she/it: arbitrates
present participle: arbitrating
past tense: arbitrated
past participle: arbitrated
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