arbitrator


ar·bi·tra·tor

noun \ˈär-bə-ˌtrā-tər\

: a person who is chosen to settle a disagreement between people or groups

Full Definition of ARBITRATOR

:  one that arbitrates :  arbiter

Examples of ARBITRATOR

  1. Both sides agreed to accept a decision by an impartial arbitrator.
  2. <the couple finally agreed to let the salesclerk be the final arbitrator and tell them which shirt looked best>

First Known Use of ARBITRATOR

15th century

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