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Definition 1: bring to an end; settle conclusively - [verb of cognition]

Samples where adjudicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for adjudicate in the sense of this definition

(adjudicate is a kind of ...) bring to an end or halt

"She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime" "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I"

(... is a kind of adjudicate ) determine the result of (a competition)

(... is a kind of adjudicate ) decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim

Samples where adjudicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for adjudicate in the sense of this definition

(adjudicate is a kind of ...) reach, make, or come to a decision about something

"We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"

(... is a kind of adjudicate ) subject to trial by court-martial

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