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Synonyms for arbiterˈɑr bɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arbiter, supreme authority(noun)

    someone with the power to settle matters at will

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, umpire, arbiter, supreme authority

  2. arbiter, arbitrator, umpire(noun)

    someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, ump, umpire, arbiter, supreme authority

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. arbiter

    A judge, in the legal sense, is a judicial officer appointed or elected to preside in courts of law, and to decide legal questions duly brought before him; the name is sometimes given to other legally constituted officers; as, the judges of election; in other relations, any person duly appointed to pass upon the merits of contestants or of competing articles may be called a judge; as, the judges at an agricultural fair, or at a race-track; in the widest sense, any person who has good capacity for judging is called a judge; as, a person is said to be a judge of pictures, or a good judge of a horse, etc. In most games the judge is called an umpire; as, the umpire of a game of ball or cricket. A referee is appointed by a court to decide disputed matters between litigants; an arbitrator is chosen by the contending parties to decide matters in dispute without action by a court. In certain cases an umpire is appointed by a court to decide where arbitrators disagree. Arbiter, with its suggestion of final and absolute decision, has come to be used only in a high or sacred sense; as, war must now be the arbiter; the Supreme Arbiter of our destinies. The judges of certain courts, as the United States Supreme Court, are technically known as justices.

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, judge, justice, referee, umpire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. arbiter(n.)

    Synonyms:
    arbitrator, umpire, judge, referee

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

arbitrator, referee, adjudicator, umpire

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ARBITER

    Synonyms:
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Translations for arbiter

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  • арбитър, господар, повелителBulgarian
  • Schlichter, SchiedsrichterGerman
  • árbitro, árbitraSpanish
  • sovittelija, välittäjäFinnish
  • arbitreFrench
  • arbitru, arbitriRomanian
  • властелин, властительница, повелительница, арбитр, повелитель, владыка, властительRussian

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