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forejudge

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[ fawr-juhj, fohr- ]
/ fɔrˈdʒʌdʒ, foʊr- /
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verb (used with object), fore·judged, fore·judg·ing.
to judge beforehand; prejudge.
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Origin of forejudge

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First recorded in 1555–65; fore- + judge

OTHER WORDS FROM forejudge

fore·judg·er, noun

Other definitions for forejudge (2 of 2)

forejudge2
[ fawr-juhj, fohr- ]
/ fɔrˈdʒʌdʒ, foʊr- /

verb (used with object), fore·judged, fore·judg·ing.
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How to use forejudge in a sentence

  • "We will go to America before you forejudge it altogether," said he.

    From Sea to Sea|Rudyard Kipling

British Dictionary definitions for forejudge (1 of 2)

forejudge1
/ (fɔːˈdʒʌdʒ) /

verb
to judge (someone or an event, circumstance, etc) before the facts are known; prejudge

British Dictionary definitions for forejudge (2 of 2)

forejudge2
/ (fɔːˈdʒʌdʒ) /

verb
law a variant spelling of forjudge

Derived forms of forejudge

forejudgment, noun
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