What does judicial mean?

Definitions for judicial
dʒuˈdɪʃ əlju·di·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. judicialadjective

    decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice

    "a judicial decision"

  2. judicialadjective

    belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge

    "judicial robes"

  3. judicial, juridical, juridicadjective

    relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge

    "judicial system"

  4. discriminative, judicialadjective

    expressing careful judgment

    "discriminative censure"; "a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett

Wiktionary

  1. judicialnoun

    That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.

  2. judicialadjective

    Of or relating to a court of law, or to the administration of justice.

    Judicial days: days on which courts are open.

  3. Etymology: From iudicialis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Judicialadjective

    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

  2. Judicialadjective

    fitted or apt for judging or deciding; as, a judicial mind

  3. Judicialadjective

    belonging to the judiciary, as distinguished from legislative, administrative, or executive. See Executive

  4. Judicialadjective

    judicious

  5. Etymology: [L. judicialis, fr. judicium judgment, fr. judex judge: cf. OF. judicial. See Judge.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Judicial

    jōō-dish′al, adj. pertaining to a judge or court of justice: established by statute.—adv. Judic′ially.—Judicial Committee, an offshoot of the Privy Council, forming a court of appeal; Judicial factor, in Scotland, an administrator appointed by the courts to manage the estate of some one under some imperfection; Judicial separation, the separation of two married persons by order of the Divorce Court. [L. judicialisjudicium.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'judicial' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3760

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'judicial' in Adjectives Frequency: #510

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of judicial in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of judicial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of judicial in a Sentence

  1. Ali Suat Ertosun:

    They will get rid of the members they don't like and will fully control the judiciary, it is unconstitutional, and an intervention against judicial independence.

  2. Jamie Raskin:

    We're in the middle of looking at a whole set of unprecedented lawless activities by the White House. And it's not that this is disconnected from it, it's relevant to it. I mean, judicial corruption contaminates everything. So this is relevant and we should get the information that we can, but we also have limited resources.

  3. Ilhan Omar:

    To be clear : the conversation was about accountability for specific incidents regarding those ICC cases, not a moral comparison between Hamas and the Taliban and the U.S. and Israel, i was in no way equating terrorist organizations with democratic countries with well-established judicial systems.

  4. Joe Biden:

    The VAWA Reauthorization Act of 2022 will expand prevention efforts and protections for survivors, including those from underserved communities, and will provide increased resources and training for law enforcement and our judicial system, it will strengthen rape prevention and education efforts, support rape crisis centers, improve the training of sexual assault forensic examiners, and broaden access to legal services for all survivors, among other things.

  5. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

    Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.

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