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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
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Present
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Preterite
I arbitrated
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Present Continuous
I am arbitrating
you are arbitrating
he/she/it is arbitrating
we are arbitrating
you are arbitrating
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Present Perfect
I have arbitrated
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Past Continuous
I was arbitrating
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he/she/it was arbitrating
we were arbitrating
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Past Perfect
I had arbitrated
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he/she/it had arbitrated
we had arbitrated
you had arbitrated
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Future
I will arbitrate
you will arbitrate
he/she/it will arbitrate
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Future Perfect
I will have arbitrated
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Future Continuous
I will be arbitrating
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they will be arbitrating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been arbitrating
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he/she/it has been arbitrating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been arbitrating
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he/she/it will have been arbitrating
we will have been arbitrating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been arbitrating
you had been arbitrating
he/she/it had been arbitrating
we had been arbitrating
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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
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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.
References in classic literature ?
Apparently he was not disappointed, for he presently said, "I know what I'll do: I'll talk it over wi' Riley; he's coming to-morrow, t' arbitrate about the dam."
In Waffle House, the employee signed an agreement to arbitrate all employment disputes.
Requiring all applicants and employees to agree that they must arbitrate any employment discrimination claim as a condition of employment is now lawful under federal as well as Hawaii law.
However, a well-developed body of case law now has emerged under the act, identifying several situations where a nonsignatory to an arbitration agreement still may be bound to arbitrate. These include incorporation by reference, assumption, agency, veil piercing/alter ego and estoppel, all of which are explained below.
Now it's over to the councillors to arbitrate between the rights of citizens and a hair- brained, money-making scheme.
Now in an effort to resolve the bitter dispute with the council, the union is suggesting that the Joint Council - on which both employees and employers are represented - should be called in to arbitrate on the dispute.
In recent years, nonunion companies have also been turning to mandatory arbitration programs that require employees to arbitrate, rather than litigate, employment discrimination claims.
He has been asked to arbitrate in the inquiry into the suspension of Kate Andrews and Sharon Tyler after Viv Waters, who was originally appointed to conduct the investigation, withdrew at the end of last week.
For instance, while some compensation formulas for the survivors (or their descendants) of Nazi outrages and the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II were eventually worked out, other historical reparations appear too complex to arbitrate. That's one of the reasons critics dismiss modern-day reparations movements as meaningless and impractical.
It was two Arab shepherds who expected him to arbitrate on which had the right to graze sheep on the Institute's land.
* The factual issues the parties have agreed to arbitrate.
In practice, the process has been less streamlined than originally envisioned because cedents and reinsurers have turned to the courts to litigate about whether they have to arbitrate, how the arbitration should be conducted and whether they have to live with the resolution of the arbitrators.