value judgment

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of value judgment

: a judgment assigning a value (such as good or bad) to something

Examples of value judgment in a Sentence

  1. I am not making value judgments, I am simply presenting the facts.

  2. lexicographers do not make value judgments about words when deciding whether they should be entered in the dictionary

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First Known Use of value judgment

1889


VALUE JUDGMENT Defined for English Language Learners

value judgment

noun

Definition of value judgment for English Language Learners

  • : a personal opinion about how good or bad someone or something is


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