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magistrate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of magistrate

  1. a public official having authority to decide questions of law <chose to take their case before the local magistrate> Synonyms adjudicator, arbiter, arbitrator, referee, umpireRelated Words jurist, justice, judge; intermediary, intermediate, mediator, mediatrix, moderator, negotiator; conciliator, go-between, peacemaker, reconciler, troubleshooter; decider





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