What does extrajudicial mean?

Definitions for extrajudicialˌɛk strə dʒuˈdɪʃ əl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word extrajudicial.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. extrajudicial(adj)

    beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted

    "an extrajudicial penalty"


  1. extrajudicial(Adjective)

    Carried out without legal authority.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extrajudicial(adj)

    out of or beyond the proper authority of a court or judge; beyond jurisdiction; not legally required


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrajudicial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrajudicial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christof Heyns:

    Extrajudicial executions and excessive use of force by security agents persist.

  2. Christof Heyns:

    The images shown carry all the signs of a clear case of an extrajudicial execution.

  3. James Cavallaro:

    The testimonies...at least suggest that there were extrajudicial executions, and there should be an investigation.

  4. State Department:

    Democratic governance and human rights deteriorated dramatically during the year as the result of a campaign of the Maduro administration to consolidate its power, the most significant human rights issues included extrajudicial killings by security forces, including government sponsored' colectivos' ; torture by security forces ; harsh and life-threatening prison conditions ; widespread arbitrary detentions ; and political prisoners.

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