- of or relating to judgment or the administration of justice; judiciary: judicatory power.
- a court of law and justice; tribunal; judiciary.
- the administration of justice.
Origin of judicatory
Related Words for judicatoryright, honesty, authority, truth, law, integrity, charter, code, sentence, correction, justness, hearing, redress, sanction, litigation, decree, review, impartiality, amends, penalty
Examples from the Web for judicatory
Historical Examples of judicatory
The senators, by the law judiciaria, acquired again the exclusive privilege of the judicatory functions.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Most of these fevers went off by a crisis in sweating, which was so large I had good reason to believe it judicatory.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)
- of or relating to the administration of justice
- a court of law
- the administration of justice
Word Origin and History for judicatory
1570s, from French judicatoire, from Late Latin iudicatorius "judicial, pertaining to judgment," from iudicat-, past participle stem of Latin iudicare "to judge" (see judge (v.)).