Definition of adjudicator in English:



  • A person who adjudicates.

    ‘the proposal to close the school will have to go before an adjudicator’
    • ‘Conversations this past week suggest everyone but the seven-member panel of official adjudicators has already selected a winner.’
    • ‘The service now has 63 assessors, seven adjudicators and about 20 mediators.’
    • ‘Judged on taste, texture and presentation, the adjudicators deemed the entry by Iris to be the best.’
    • ‘It would be wonderful to see the town enter the competition if only to see what the outside adjudicators and judges think of our town.’
    • ‘Nicola goes before the adjudicators on Wednesday evening and must wait like so many others until Thursday evening before she gets the result.’
    arbitrator, arbiter, mediator, referee, referee's assistant, assistant referee, linesman, umpire, judge, line judge
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