involving the use or exercise of judgment.
tending to make quick and excessively critical judgments, especially moral ones:to avoid a judgmental approach in dealing with divorced couples.
- Also especially British, judge·men·tal .
- judg·men·tal·ly, adverb
- un·judg·men·tal, adjective
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How to use judgmental in a sentence
Bos thought she might have a gift for not being judgmental or dogmatic.Meet Rev. Bos, first out lesbian Evangelical Lutheran bishop | Kathi Wolfe | August 11, 2021 | Washington Blade
He provided a strikingly non-judgmental portrayal of his views."We Owe It to Future Generations to Explain Why." How Robert McNamara Came to Write His Memoirs About Vietnam | Peter Osnos | June 1, 2021 | Time
Florence is outwardly confident, internally insecure and bitterly judgmental.Three New Books Find Drama in the Scandals and Controversies of the Publishing World | Annabel Gutterman | May 12, 2021 | Time
I feel excited by people getting to know themselves better, being a little less critical of themselves, being a little less judgmental of themselves.The Monk Who’s Helping the World Navigate Meditation, One Day at a Time | Pallabi Munsi | April 30, 2021 | Ozy
For the people who are hesitant or less likely to get vaccinated, however, marketers and agency execs are aiming to encourage vaccination with non-judgmental messages that are educational or appeal to people’s desire for normalcy.Marketing Briefing: How marketers and agency execs are approaching vaccine awareness campaigns | Kristina Monllos | April 20, 2021 | Digiday
Please know that these judgmental feelings truly have no pace in my heart.
What he meant was that he personally, and by extension all Christians, should not be judgmental.
With Sinclair as our non-judgmental guide, we see that these revelations are not meant to shock us but, perhaps, enlighten us.‘High Maintenance,’ Like a Good High, Is Funny and Sometimes Unsettling | Caitlin Dickson | November 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Anyone turning to country music for life lessons or values had better be content with the advice to simply not be so judgmental!
Subway ridership is increasing, he added, and commuters are becoming more judgmental.Leaky Ceilings, Catcalls, and Uncaged Pythons: 4 Hours on NYC’s Worst Subway | Kevin Zawacki | August 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Here is a trying ordeal, a judgmental shaking of the church parallel with that described in Hebrews.Birth of a Reformation | Andrew Byers
On the whole, the æsthetic experience would appear to be essentially post-judgmental and appreciative.Studies in Logical Theory | John Dewey
Are you inclined to be moralistic, dogmatic, critical, or judgmental?When You Don't Know Where to Turn | Steven J. Bartlett
British Dictionary definitions for judgmental
of or denoting an attitude in which judgments about other people's conduct are made
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