Definition of adjudge verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

adjudge

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒ//
 
[usually passive](formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they adjudge
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒ//
 
he / she / it adjudges
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒɪz//
 
past simple adjudged
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒd//
 
past participle adjudged
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒd//
 
-ing form adjudging
BrE BrE//əˈdʒʌdʒɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdʒʌdʒɪŋ//
 
 
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to make a decision about somebody/something based on the facts that are available adjudge something + adj. The company was adjudged bankrupt. The measures have since been adjudged inadequate. adjudge something + noun The tour was adjudged a success. something is adjudged to be, have, etc. something The reforms were generally adjudged to have failed. Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French ajuger, from Latin adjudicare, from ad- ‘to’ + judicare, from judex, judic- ‘a judge’.
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