[ non-juhj-men-tl ]
/ ˌnɒn dʒʌdʒˈmɛn tl /


not judged or judging on the basis of one's personal standards or opinions: They tried to adopt a nonjudgmental attitude that didn't reflect their own biases. My guidance counselor in high school was sympathetic and nonjudgmental.

Origin of nonjudgmental

First recorded in 1960–65; non- + judgmental

OTHER WORDS FROM nonjudgmental

non·judg·men·tal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for non-judgmental



/ (ˌnɒndʒʌdʒˈmɛntəl) /


of, relating to, or denoting an attitude, approach, etc, that is open and not incorporating a judgment one way or the other
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