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Definition 1: an official at a baseball game - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for umpire in the sense of this definition

(umpire is a kind of ...) someone who administers the rules of a game or sport

"the golfer asked for an official who could give him a ruling"

Definition 2: someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue - [noun denoting person]

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

  • 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 for umpire in the sense of this definition

(umpire is a kind of ...) an authority who is able to estimate worth or quality

(... is a kind of umpire ) someone other than the principals who are involved in a transaction

Definition 3: be a referee or umpire in a sports competition - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for umpire in the sense of this definition

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

(umpire belongs to category ...) an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition

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