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judgment

, judgement
1. 
a. the decision or verdict pronounced by a court of law
b. an obligation arising as a result of such a decision or verdict, such as a debt
c. the document recording such a decision or verdict
2. Logic
a. the act of establishing a relation between two or more terms, esp as an affirmation or denial
b. the expression of such a relation

Judgement

Monker and Nakir
hideous black angels who determine the fate of each soul after death. [Muslim Myth.: Benét, 679]
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Let us be clear about what we must be skeptical of by first considering how things look at the level of appearances, the level at which almost everyone admits it is plausible that there are all too many fully knowing and voluntary actions against better judgment.
Therefore, against better judgment they revised their targets to the Government's higher figure.
This conflict has given rise to young girls wanting to look and act older than they are and mature woman trying - against better judgment and all the odds - to wear clothes and make- up more fitting for their daughters.