verb (used with object), ad·judged, ad·judg·ing.
Words nearby adjudge
Origin of adjudge
OTHER WORDS FROM adjudgeun·ad·judged, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for adjudge
No one can adjudge our modern large cities a healthy product.Woman and Socialism|August Bebel
It was held competent for the court to adjudge any punishment short of death.
A mistake in taste for which the wisdom of the future will adjudge a punishment called trigamy.The Devil's Dictionary|Ambrose Bierce
We speak of a bond instead of a mortgage, and we adjudge where we ought to foreclose.The Book-Hunter|John Hill Burton
It could adjudge and carry out any punishment short of death, if so inclined.The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood|Arthur Griffiths
British Dictionary definitions for adjudge
verb (tr; usually passive)
- to determine judicially; judge
- to order or pronounce by law; decreehe was adjudged bankrupt
- to award (costs, damages, etc)