reserve judgment

Definition of reserve judgment

  1. :  to postpone making a judgment or decision I will reserve judgment until I know the full story.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to hold in reserve :  keep back

    :  to set aside (part of the consecrated elements) at the Eucharist for future use

    :  to retain or hold over to a future time or place :  defer

  1. :  something reserved or set aside for a particular purpose, use, or reason: such as

    :  forces not in the field but available

    :  the military forces of a country not part of the regular services

  1. :  a formal utterance of an authoritative opinion

    :  an opinion so pronounced

    :  a formal decision given by a court

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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