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judgment

noun
variants: or

judgement

Synonyms and Antonyms of judgment

  1. 1 a decision made by a court or tribunal regarding a case it has heard the court will give its judgment in this case tomorrow morning Synonyms of judgment doom, finding, holding, sentence (or judgement), rulingWords Related to judgment inquest, verdict; authority; decree, edict, injunction, order; arbitrament, award, declaration, deliverance, dictum, pronouncement; conclusion, decision, determination, opinion, resolution; discipline, penalty, punishment

  2. 2 a position arrived at after consideration built her fortune by making intelligent judgments about the performance of stocks Synonyms of judgment award, call, conclusion, deliverance, determination, diagnosis, decision (or judgement), opinion, resolution, verdictWords Related to judgment behest, charge, commandment, decree, dictate, directive, edict, instruction, mandate, order, word; last word, say-so; adjudication, disposition, doom, finding, ruling, sentence; choice, option, selection; consensus; belief, conviction, eye, feeling, mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, viewNear Antonyms of judgment deadlock, draw, halt, stalemate, standoff, tie

  3. 3 an idea that is believed to be true or valid without positive knowledge your judgment of the situation isn't a very good one Synonyms of judgment belief, conviction, eye, feeling, opinion (or judgement), mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, verdict, viewWords Related to judgment say; impression, perception, take; attitude; assumption, presumption, presupposition; conclusion, decision, determination; deliverance, esteem, estimate, estimation; credence, credit, faith; concept, conception, idea, thought; position, stance, stand; comment, obiter dictum, observation, reflection, remark; conjecture, guess, hunch, hypothesis, surmise, theory; advice, input, recommendation, suggestion; angle, outlook, perspective, shoes, slant, standpoint, viewpoint; counterviewNear Antonyms of judgment fact, truth

  4. 4 an opinion on the nature, character, or quality of something critical judgment on that new comedy has been overwhelmingly negative Synonyms of judgment appraisal, appraisement, assessment, estimate, evaluation, fix, estimation (or judgement), value judgmentWords Related to judgment aperçu, feeling, impression, notion, perception; confidence, faith, stock, trust; belief, conviction, mind, persuasion, sentiment, view; conjecture, guess, hunch, hypothesis, surmise, theory

Synonym Discussion of judgment

sense, common sense, judgment, wisdom mean ability to reach intelligent conclusions. sense implies a reliable ability to judge and decide with soundness, prudence, and intelligence.
    • a choice showing good sense
common sense suggests an average degree of such ability without sophistication or special knowledge.
    • common sense tells me it's wrong
judgment implies sense tempered and refined by experience, training, and maturity.
    • they relied on her judgment for guidance
wisdom implies sense and judgment far above average.
    • a leader of rare wisdom


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