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Synonyms for adjudicate
əˈdʒu dɪˌkeɪtad·ju·di·cate

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  1. adjudicateverb

    settle, resolve, try, arbitrate, decide

  2. adjudicateverb

    To settle a legal case or other dispute.

    arbitrate, settle, decide, resolve, try

  3. adjudicateverb

    To act as a judge.

    try, resolve, settle, arbitrate, decide

Princeton's WordNet

  1. judge, adjudicate, tryverb

    put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of

    "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"; "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"

    attempt, examine, guess, pass judgment, stress, strain, essay, gauge, test, label, settle, assay, try out, try, prove, estimate, resolve, taste, pronounce, hear, evaluate, approximate, sample, judge, render, try on, seek, decide

  2. decide, settle, resolve, adjudicateverb

    bring to an end; settle conclusively

    "The case was decided"; "The judge decided the case in favor of the plaintiff"; "The father adjudicated when the sons were quarreling over their inheritance"

    settle, judge, descend, make up, patch up, nail down, sink, settle down, go down, square off, answer, solve, subside, root, determine, purpose, steady down, go under, conclude, reconcile, fall, finalise, ensconce, dissolve, get back, conciliate, make up one's mind, decide, square up, resolve, locate, break up, try, finalize, take root

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjudicateverb

    determine, ADJUDGE

  2. adjudicateverb

    judge, decide, determine, arbitrate, give judgment, pass judgment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "adjudicate":

    arbitrate, prosecute, decide, judge

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  1. Ashley Tabaddor:

    The provision to process cases in 180 days has been on the books for over two decades, the problem is that we have never been given adequate resources to adjudicate those claims in a timely fashion.

  2. The Navy:

    As of October 14, multiple religious accommodation requests related to the COVID vaccine mandate have been adjudicated and none have yet been approved, as we continue to review and adjudicate such requests, each will continue to be given full consideration with respect to the specific facts and circumstances submitted.

  3. Richard Primus:

    I think it’s pretty clear that there’s a right answer, and that answer is self-pardon should not be regarded as valid. A power to self-pardon would violate the basic rule-of-law principle that no person should be allowed to adjudicate his own case.

  4. George Terwilliger:

    We intend to adjudicate Mr. Meadows' rights in connection with that subpoena as fully and completely as we can.

  5. Steve Dickson:

    We will no longer adjudicate certain of these unruly passenger cases with counseling or warnings. We’re going to go straight to enforcement.

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