Examples of arbitrator in a Sentence
Both sides agreed to accept a decision by an impartial arbitrator.
the couple finally agreed to let the salesclerk be the final arbitrator and tell them which shirt looked best
Recent Examples of arbitrator from the Web
The federal consent decree monitor found arbitrators overturn about two out of three cases involving officer discipline.
An arbitrator ruled that Visitair had registered the domain in bad faith and that the company had no legitimate rights or interest in the name.
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Origin and Etymology of arbitrator
Middle English, borrowed from Medieval Latin arbitrātor “umpire,” from Latin arbitrārī “to consider, judge, arbitrate” + -tor, agent suffix
First Known Use: 15th century
ARBITRATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of arbitrator for English Language Learners
: a person who is chosen to settle a disagreement between people or groups
ARBITRATOR Defined for Kids
Definition of arbitrator for Students
: a person chosen to settle differences in a disagreement
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