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ad·judge

 (ə-jŭj′)
tr.v. ad·judged, ad·judg·ing, ad·judg·es
1.
a. To determine or decide by judicial procedure; adjudicate.
b. To order judicially; rule.
c. To award (damages, for example) by law.
2. To regard, consider, or deem: was adjudged incompetent.

[Middle English ajugen, from Old French ajuger, from Latin adiūdicāre; see adjudicate.]

adjudge

(əˈdʒʌdʒ)
vb (tr; usually passive)
1. to pronounce formally; declare: he was adjudged the winner.
2. (Law)
a. to determine judicially; judge
b. to order or pronounce by law; decree: he was adjudged bankrupt.
c. to award (costs, damages, etc)
3. archaic to sentence or condemn
[C14: via Old French from Latin adjūdicāre. See adjudicate]

ad•judge

(əˈdʒʌdʒ)

v.t. -judged, -judg•ing.
1. to declare or pronounce formally; decree: The will was adjudged void.
2. to award or assign judicially.
3. to decide by a judicial opinion: to adjudge a case.
4. to sentence or condemn.
5. to deem; consider; think.
[1325–75; Middle English ajugen < Middle French ajug(i)er < Latin adjūdicāre. See adjudicate]

adjudge


Past participle: adjudged
Gerund: adjudging

Imperative
adjudge
adjudge
Present
I adjudge
you adjudge
he/she/it adjudges
we adjudge
you adjudge
they adjudge
Preterite
I adjudged
you adjudged
he/she/it adjudged
we adjudged
you adjudged
they adjudged
Present Continuous
I am adjudging
you are adjudging
he/she/it is adjudging
we are adjudging
you are adjudging
they are adjudging
Present Perfect
I have adjudged
you have adjudged
he/she/it has adjudged
we have adjudged
you have adjudged
they have adjudged
Past Continuous
I was adjudging
you were adjudging
he/she/it was adjudging
we were adjudging
you were adjudging
they were adjudging
Past Perfect
I had adjudged
you had adjudged
he/she/it had adjudged
we had adjudged
you had adjudged
they had adjudged
Future
I will adjudge
you will adjudge
he/she/it will adjudge
we will adjudge
you will adjudge
they will adjudge
Future Perfect
I will have adjudged
you will have adjudged
he/she/it will have adjudged
we will have adjudged
you will have adjudged
they will have adjudged
Future Continuous
I will be adjudging
you will be adjudging
he/she/it will be adjudging
we will be adjudging
you will be adjudging
they will be adjudging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been adjudging
you have been adjudging
he/she/it has been adjudging
we have been adjudging
you have been adjudging
they have been adjudging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been adjudging
you will have been adjudging
he/she/it will have been adjudging
we will have been adjudging
you will have been adjudging
they will have been adjudging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been adjudging
you had been adjudging
he/she/it had been adjudging
we had been adjudging
you had been adjudging
they had been adjudging
Conditional
I would adjudge
you would adjudge
he/she/it would adjudge
we would adjudge
you would adjudge
they would adjudge
Past Conditional
I would have adjudged
you would have adjudged
he/she/it would have adjudged
we would have adjudged
you would have adjudged
they would have adjudged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.adjudge - declare to beadjudge - declare to be; "She was declared incompetent"; "judge held that the defendant was innocent"
pass judgment, evaluate, judge - form a critical opinion of; "I cannot judge some works of modern art"; "How do you evaluate this grant proposal?" "We shouldn't pass judgment on other people"
acknowledge, admit - declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of; "He admitted his errors"; "She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"
superannuate - declare to be obsolete
bastardise, bastardize - declare a child to be illegitimate
certify - declare legally insane
call - declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee; "call a runner out"
beatify - declare (a dead person) to be blessed; the first step of achieving sainthood; "On Sunday, the martyr will be beatified by the Vatican"
canonize, saint, canonise - declare (a dead person) to be a saint; "After he was shown to have performed a miracle, the priest was canonized"
pronounce, label, judge - pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
strike down, cancel - declare null and void; make ineffective; "Cancel the election results"; "strike down a law"
formalise, formalize - make formal or official; "We formalized the appointment and gave him a title"

adjudge

verb judge, determine, declare, decide, assign, pronounce, decree, apportion, adjudicate He was adjudged to be guilty.

adjudge

verb
To make a decision about (a controversy or dispute, for example) after deliberation, as in a court of law:
Translations

adjudge

[əˈdʒʌdz] VT
1. (= pronounce, declare) → declarar
he was adjudged the winnerse lo declaró ganador, se le concedió la victoria
to adjudge thatestimar que ..., considerar que ...
2. (Jur) [+ costs, damages] → adjudicar
to adjudge sb guiltydeclarar culpable a algn

adjudge

[əˈdʒʌdʒ] vt (= pronounce, declare) → déclarer
He was adjudged to be guilty → Il a été déclaré coupable.

adjudge

vt
(Jur) the court adjudged that …das Gericht entschied or befand, dass …
(= award) prizezuerkennen, zusprechen (to sb jdm); he was adjudged the winnerer wurde zum Sieger or Gewinner erklärt
(form, = consider) → erachten für or als (geh)
References in classic literature ?
Prince John began to talk to his attendants about making ready the banquet, and the necessity of adjudging the prize to Brian de Bois-Guilbert, who had, with a single spear, overthrown two knights, and foiled a third.
The adjudging of the arms of Achilles takes place, and Odysseus, by the contriving of Athena, gains them.
Duggan followed up with a header that the keeper tipped onto the post with assistant referee Paula Brady adjudging the ball had crossed the line.