What does judicial mean?

Definitions for judicial
dʒuˈdɪʃ əlju·di·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. judicial(adj)

    decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice

    "a judicial decision"

  2. judicial(adj)

    belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge

    "judicial robes"

  3. judicial, juridical, juridic(adj)

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

    "judicial system"

  4. discriminative, judicial(adj)

    expressing careful judgment

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

Wiktionary

  1. judicial(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From iudicialis.

  2. judicial(Adjective)

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

    Judicial days: days on which courts are open.

    Etymology: From iudicialis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Judicial(adj)

    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

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

  2. Judicial(adj)

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

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

  3. Judicial(adj)

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

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

  4. Judicial(adj)

    judicious

    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

How to pronounce judicial?

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How to say judicial in sign language?

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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. Demetrius Anderson:

    My mother always believed in the judicial system. Always told me to respect it, i made a vow not to do it again for her and by turning my life around, it brought her joy.

  2. Mike Huckabee:

    I will not acquiesce to an imperial court any more than our Founders acquiesced to an imperial British monarch, we must resist and reject judicial tyranny, not retreat.

  3. Columbia Joe diGenova:

    Rudolph Contreras violated the canons of judicial ethics, if Rudolph Contreras knew Peter Strzok was in charge of espionage, Rudolph Contreras never should have even gotten near it.

  4. Wassam Waheed:

    When the judicial magistrate came to the hanging, these guys tried to make him (Basit) stand at the gallows ... it wasn't possible, so the magistrate postponed the hanging.

  5. Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson:

    Do I think justice was served ? No. What do I think justice is ? I think this city is still owed an apology, i've been Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson now for about 31 years. When I came on this job, I came on with my honor, my integrity and my reputation. If somebody accused me of doing anything that would circumvent that, I would want my day in court, period, to clear my name. I've heard that( Smollett's camp) wanted their day in court with TV cameras so America could know the truth, even though they chose to hide behind secrecy and broker a deal to circumvent the judicial system.

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