Synonyms and Antonyms of adjudicator
1 a person who impartially decides or resolves a dispute or controversy since they seemed to be in a hopeless stalemate, both labor and management agreed to use an independent adjudicator to decide the terms of the contract Synonyms of adjudicator judge, arbiter, arbitrator, referee, umpireWords Related to adjudicator jurist, justice, magistrate; intermediary, intermediate, mediator, mediatrix, moderator, negotiator; conciliator, go-between, peacemaker, reconciler, troubleshooter; decider
2 a public official having authority to decide questions of law the appellate court refused to hear the case, thus allowing the judgment of previous adjudicators to stand Synonyms of adjudicator judge, beak [chiefly British], bench, court, jurist, justice, magistrateWords Related to adjudicator chief justice, circuit judge, justice of the peace, squire; auditor, master; jurisconsult, jurisprudent
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