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ar·bi·trate

 (är′bĭ-trāt′)
v. ar·bi·trat·ed, ar·bi·trat·ing, ar·bi·trates
v.tr.
1. To judge or decide in or as in the manner of an arbitrator: arbitrate a dispute between neighbors.
2. To submit to settlement or judgment by arbitration: Management and labor agreed to arbitrate their remaining differences.
v.intr.
1. To serve as an arbitrator or arbiter.
2. To submit a dispute to arbitration.

[Latin arbitrārī, arbitrāt-, to give judgment, from arbiter, arbitr-, arbiter; see arbiter.]

ar′bi·tra′tive (-trā′tĭv) adj.

arbitrate

(ˈɑːbɪˌtreɪt)
vb
1. (Law) to settle or decide (a dispute); achieve a settlement between parties
2. (Law) to submit to or settle by arbitration
[C16: from Latin arbitrāri to give judgment; see arbiter]
ˈarbitrable adj
ˈarbiˌtrator n
ˈarbiˌtratrix fem n

ar•bi•trate

(ˈɑr bɪˌtreɪt)

v. -trat•ed, -trat•ing. v.t.
1. to decide as arbitrator or arbiter.
2. to submit to arbitration; settle by arbitration.
v.i.
3. to act as arbitrator or arbiter; decide between opposing or contending parties or sides.
4. to submit a matter to arbitration.
[1580–90; < Latin arbitrātus]
ar′bi•tra`tive, adj.

arbitrate

- Can mean "give an authoritative decision" (from Latin arbiter, "judge").
See also related terms for judge.

arbitrate


Past participle: arbitrated
Gerund: arbitrating

Imperative
arbitrate
arbitrate
Present
I arbitrate
you arbitrate
he/she/it arbitrates
we arbitrate
you arbitrate
they arbitrate
Preterite
I arbitrated
you arbitrated
he/she/it arbitrated
we arbitrated
you arbitrated
they arbitrated
Present Continuous
I am arbitrating
you are arbitrating
he/she/it is arbitrating
we are arbitrating
you are arbitrating
they are arbitrating
Present Perfect
I have arbitrated
you have arbitrated
he/she/it has arbitrated
we have arbitrated
you have arbitrated
they have arbitrated
Past Continuous
I was arbitrating
you were arbitrating
he/she/it was arbitrating
we were arbitrating
you were arbitrating
they were arbitrating
Past Perfect
I had arbitrated
you had arbitrated
he/she/it had arbitrated
we had arbitrated
you had arbitrated
they had arbitrated
Future
I will arbitrate
you will arbitrate
he/she/it will arbitrate
we will arbitrate
you will arbitrate
they will arbitrate
Future Perfect
I will have arbitrated
you will have arbitrated
he/she/it will have arbitrated
we will have arbitrated
you will have arbitrated
they will have arbitrated
Future Continuous
I will be arbitrating
you will be arbitrating
he/she/it will be arbitrating
we will be arbitrating
you will be arbitrating
they will be arbitrating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been arbitrating
you have been arbitrating
he/she/it has been arbitrating
we have been arbitrating
you have been arbitrating
they have been arbitrating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been arbitrating
you will have been arbitrating
he/she/it will have been arbitrating
we will have been arbitrating
you will have been arbitrating
they will have been arbitrating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been arbitrating
you had been arbitrating
he/she/it had been arbitrating
we had been arbitrating
you had been arbitrating
they had been arbitrating
Conditional
I would arbitrate
you would arbitrate
he/she/it would arbitrate
we would arbitrate
you would arbitrate
they would arbitrate
Past Conditional
I would have arbitrated
you would have arbitrated
he/she/it would have arbitrated
we would have arbitrated
you would have arbitrated
they would have arbitrated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.arbitrate - act between parties with a view to reconciling differencesarbitrate - act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement"
negotiate, talk terms, negociate - discuss the terms of an arrangement; "They negotiated the sale of the house"

arbitrate

verb decide, judge, determine, settle, referee, umpire, mediate, adjudicate, adjudge, pass judgment, sit in judgment He arbitrates between investors and members of the association.

arbitrate

verb
To make a decision about (a controversy or dispute, for example) after deliberation, as in a court of law:
Translations
يَحْكُم بَيْن، يكون حَكَماً
rozhodnoutrozsoudit
dømmemægle
választottbíróilag eldönt
fella gerîardóm
arbitrasarbitražasbūti arbitru
būt par arbitruizskatīt šķīrējtiesā
rozsúdiť
hakemlik yapmak

arbitrate

[ˈɑːbɪtreɪt]
A. VTresolver, juzgar
B. VIarbitrar, mediar (between entre)

arbitrate

[ˈɑːrbɪtreɪt] viarbitrer, trancher

arbitrate

vt disputeschlichten
vi
(in dispute) → vermitteln
(= go to arbitration)vor eine Schlichtungskommission gehen

arbitrate

[ˈɑːbɪtreɪt] vifare da arbitro, arbitrare

arbitrate

(ˈaːbitreit) verb
to act as an arbitrator in a dispute etc. He has been asked to arbitrate in the dispute between the workers and management.
ˌarbiˈtration noun
the making of a decision by an arbitrator. The dispute has gone / was taken to arbitration.
ˈarbitrator noun
a person who makes a judgement in a dispute etc.
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As the judges become more adamant about Sue arbitrating divorce cases, Sue has become more resolute that acting as an arbitrator is a compromise of her beliefs.
1997) (subcontractor precluded from arbitrating a dispute with general contractor.