unfavorable judgment

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Noun1.unfavorable judgment - disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomingsunfavorable judgment - disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings; "the senator received severe criticism from his opponent"
attack - strong criticism; "he published an unexpected attack on my work"
disapproval - the expression of disapproval
brickbat - blunt criticism
carping, faultfinding - persistent petty and unjustified criticism
flack, flak, attack, blast, fire - intense adverse criticism; "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don't give me any flak"
thrust - verbal criticism; "he enlivened his editorials with barbed thrusts at politicians"
potshot - criticism aimed at an easy target and made without careful consideration; "reporters took potshots at the mayor"
rebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval - an act or expression of criticism and censure; "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face"
slating - a severely critical attack; "the reviewers gave his book a sound slating"
static - angry criticism; "they will probably give you a lot of static about your editorial"
stricture - severe criticism
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You will also be bound by any unfavorable judgment which may be rendered in favor of Defendant.
One phrase in a jury instruction might make the difference between a favorable or unfavorable judgment.
If you have an email to refer back to, and can provide your client with a copy of it at the time dissatisfaction is expressed or reference a request they thought they made, you may be able to prevent a potential E&O claim or avoid an unfavorable judgment.
Over the next six weeks of inactivity impatience inflated his unfavorable judgment.
But a refusal to disclose may lead to an unfavorable judgment for the party opposing such disclosure.
These set pieces, which form a significant part of the text, alert us to Gordon's intelligence or vulnerability; ambition and endowment are thrust forward when the narrator's actual behavior would compel us to an unfavorable judgment.
An unfavorable judgment from the CSJ will not end the Rios Montt campaign.
Fearing that public scrutiny might yield an unfavorable judgment, prison officials prefer to do their dirty work behind closed doors.
However, remarks reflecting an unfavorable judgment of an employee's character, or offering an opinion alluding to incompetence or insubordination can be damaging and, thus, are actionable.
NYSE: JEC) announced today that its subsidiary, Jacobs France SAS, received an unfavorable judgment from an Administrative Tribunal in Strasbourg, France relating to a waste incineration plant project in France.
An unfavorable judgment could have cost insurers more than a billion pounds, said international law firm Lovells, which normally acts for defendants in such cases.
In United Kingdom, following an initial unfavorable judgment, Technip won its case on appeal,