What is another word for judgement?

Pronunciation: [d͡ʒˈʌd͡ʒmənt] (IPA)

When it comes to making decisions or forming an opinion, the word "judgement" is commonly used. However, there are several synonyms that can be used in its place. The word "discernment" can be used when considering options and making a wise choice. "Perception" is another synonym that refers to the ability to understand or interpret something. "Estimation" and "assessment" can be used when evaluating someone or something. "Conjecture" is used when making a judgement based on incomplete information or guesswork. Finally, "verdict" is a synonym that implies a decision has been made after careful consideration. The ability to consider these alternatives is an important skill for effective communication and writing.

Synonyms for Judgement:

What are the paraphrases for Judgement?

Paraphrases are restatements of text or speech using different words and phrasing to convey the same meaning.
Paraphrases are highlighted according to their relevancy:
- highest relevancy
- medium relevancy
- lowest relevancy

What are the hypernyms for Judgement?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Judgement?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for judgement (as nouns)

    • communication
      legal document, official document, instrument, legal instrument.

Usage examples for Judgement

"Look here," he continued, "the little you know of me, is perhaps the best part of me; thence I am persuaded that you think much too highly of me, and would be disappointed if you heard the judgement which other people, who to be sure know me still less than you do, have passed upon me."
"The Dead Lake and Other Tales"
Paul Heyse
This work continued his opposition to religion, which was carried still further in ironical style in his Proclamation of the Day of judgement concerning Hegel the Atheist.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations"
Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
How much I deserve all this may be left to your friendly judgement to decide.
"The Naval Pioneers of Australia"
Louis Becke and Walter Jeffery

Famous quotes with Judgement

  • A poem generated by its own laws may be unrealized and bad in terms of so-called objective principles of taste, judgement, deduction.
    A. R. Ammons
  • Every judgement of conscience, be it right or wrong, be it about things evil in themselves or morally indifferent, is obligatory, in such wise that he who acts against his conscience always sins.
    Thomas Aquinas
  • Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.
    Roger Babson
  • judgement comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgement.
    Simon Bolivar
  • It amazes me sometimes that even intelligent people will analyze a situation or make a judgement after only recognizing the standard or traditional structure of a piece.
    David Bowie

Word of the Day

high crime
The antonyms of "high crime" are "petty crime," "misdemeanor," and "minor offense." These terms refer to less serious crimes that typically result in less severe consequences, such...