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Synonyms for umpire
ˈʌm paɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. umpire, ump(noun)

    an official at a baseball game

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, ump, arbiter

  2. arbiter, arbitrator, umpire(verb)

    someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue

    "the critic was considered to be an arbiter of modern literature"; "the arbitrator's authority derived from the consent of the disputants"; "an umpire was appointed to settle the tax case"

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, ump, arbiter, supreme authority

  3. referee, umpire(verb)

    be a referee or umpire in a sports competition

    Synonyms:
    peer review, referee

Wiktionary

  1. umpire(verb)

    Synonyms:
    referee

  2. umpire(verb)

    To act as an umpire in a game.

    Synonyms:
    referee

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. umpire

    A judge, in the legal sense, is a judicial officer appointed or elected to preside in courts of law, and to decide legal questions duly brought before him; the name is sometimes given to other legally constituted officers; as, the judges of election; in other relations, any person duly appointed to pass upon the merits of contestants or of competing articles may be called a judge; as, the judges at an agricultural fair, or at a race-track; in the widest sense, any person who has good capacity for judging is called a judge; as, a person is said to be a judge of pictures, or a good judge of a horse, etc. In most games the judge is called an umpire; as, the umpire of a game of ball or cricket. A referee is appointed by a court to decide disputed matters between litigants; an arbitrator is chosen by the contending parties to decide matters in dispute without action by a court. In certain cases an umpire is appointed by a court to decide where arbitrators disagree. Arbiter, with its suggestion of final and absolute decision, has come to be used only in a high or sacred sense; as, war must now be the arbiter; the Supreme Arbiter of our destinies. The judges of certain courts, as the United States Supreme Court, are technically known as justices.

    Synonyms:
    arbiter, arbitrator, judge, justice, referee

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. umpire

    Synonyms:
    judge, referee, arbiter, arbitrator

    Antonyms:
    litigant, disputant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. umpire(n.)

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, arbiter, referee, judge

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. umpire(n)

    Synonyms:
    referee, judge, arbitrator, arbiter

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    arbitrator, umpires, adjudicator, arbiter, referee

How to pronounce umpire?

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How to say umpire in sign language?

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How to use umpire in a sentence?

  1. Nick Kyrgios:

    The same thing happened to me in Shanghai, before, the chair umpire said the same thing. ‘This does not look good for the integrity of the sport. Doesn't have a good look.’ It had no effect at all.

  2. Stefanos Tsitsipas:

    It's not very pleasant when you have the umpire give you warnings and time violations and coaching violations during a match. It can affect your thinking. It can affect your decision making, i don't know what this chair umpire has in specific against my team but he's been complaining and telling me that my team talks all of the time when I'm out on the court playing.

  3. Cap Peterson:

    I think everyone would like to see more of the spectacular things you used to see in baseball : the base stealing, the arguments with the umpire, people screaming,' throw the bums out,'.

  4. Pablo Carreno Busta:

    I think that it was bad luck, no? You cannot do this, but of course I think that Novak never, never wants to hit the line umpire.

  5. Katrina Adams:

    We watch the guys do this all the time, they’re badgering the umpire on the changeovers. Nothing happens. There’s no equality, i think there has to be some consistency across the board. These are conversations that will be imposed in the next weeks. Adams added :.


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