Definitions for judicialdʒuˈdɪʃ əl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pertaining to judgment in courts of justice or to the administration of justice:
pertaining to courts of law or to judges; judiciary:
proper to the character of a judge, esp. fair and impartial.
inclined to make or give judgments; critical; discriminating.
decreed, sanctioned, or enforced by a court:
a judicial decision.
giving or seeking judgment, as in a dispute or contest.
inflicted by God as a judgment.
Origin of judicial:
1350–1400; ME < L jūdiciālis of the law courts =jūdici(um) judgment (see judge , -ium1) +-ālis -al1
decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice
"a judicial decision"
belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge
judicial, juridical, juridic(adj)
relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge
expressing careful judgment
"discriminative censure"; "a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
relating to judges, courts, or the legal system
the judicial branch of the government
That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.
Of or relating to a court of law, or to the administration of justice.
Judicial days: days on which courts are open.
Origin: From iudicialis.
pertaining or appropriate to courts of justice, or to a judge; practiced or conformed to in the administration of justice; sanctioned or ordered by a court; as, judicial power; judicial proceedings; a judicial sale
fitted or apt for judging or deciding; as, a judicial mind
belonging to the judiciary, as distinguished from legislative, administrative, or executive. See Executive
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Rank popularity for the word 'judicial' in Adjectives Frequency: #510
Translations for judicial
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
of a judge or court of law
judicial powers; He might bring judicial proceedings against you.
- geregtelik; regterlikAfrikaans
- judicialPortuguese (BR)
- retslig; rets-Danish
- قضایی؛ دادگاهیFarsi
- dómara-, laga-Icelandic
- giudiziario, giudizialeItalian
- teismo, teisminis, teisėjųLithuanian
- dommer-, rettslig, juridiskNorwegian
- قضایی؛ دادگاهیPersian
- قضائي، شرعىPashto
- súdny, sudcovskýSlovak
- rättsligt, juridisktSwedish
- adlî, hukukîTurkish
- 法官的，法庭的Chinese (Trad.)
- суддівський; судовийUkrainian
- thuộc pháp luậtVietnamese
- 司法的，法庭的Chinese (Simp.)
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