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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-juhj]
    • /əˈdʒʌdʒ/
    • /əˈdʒʌdʒ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-juhj]
    • /əˈdʒʌdʒ/

Definitions of adjudged word

  • verb with object adjudged to declare or pronounce formally; decree: The will was adjudged void. 1
  • verb with object adjudged to award or assign judicially: The prize was adjudged to him. 1
  • verb with object adjudged to decide by a judicial opinion or sentence: to adjudge a case. 1
  • verb with object adjudged to sentence or condemn: He was adjudged to die. 1
  • verb with object adjudged to deem; consider; think: It was adjudged wise to avoid war. 1
  • noun adjudged Simple past tense and past participle of adjudge. 1

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Origin of adjudged

First appearance:

before 1325
One of the 16% oldest English words
1325-75; Middle English ajugen < Middle French ajug(i)er < Latin adjūdicāre. See adjudicate

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Parts of speech for Adjudged


adjudged popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 51% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

adjudged usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for adjudged

verb adjudged

  • judged — a public officer authorized to hear and decide cases in a court of law; a magistrate charged with the administration of justice.
  • found — simple past tense and past participle of find.
  • deemed — to form or have an opinion; judge; think: He did not deem lightly of the issue.
  • considered — A considered opinion or act is the result of careful thought.
  • decided — Decided means clear and definite.

Antonyms for adjudged

verb adjudged

  • deferred — withheld over a certain period; postponed
  • hesitated — to be reluctant or wait to act because of fear, indecision, or disinclination: She hesitated to take the job.
  • ignored — to refrain from noticing or recognizing: to ignore insulting remarks.
  • left — of, relating to, or located on or near the side of a person or thing that is turned toward the west when the subject is facing north (opposed to right).

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