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, judgement
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


Monker and Nakir
hideous black angels who determine the fate of each soul after death. [Muslim Myth.: Benét, 679]
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CHURCHMEN are often quick to pass judgment on society's ills, often laying the blame of modern phenomena such as binge drinking at the feet of the young.
9 -- Sri Lanka High Commission on Ottawa was highly critical of a Sri Lankan born Tamil Member of Canadian Parliament representing New Democratic Party Rathika Sitsabaiesan for her "a self-appointed role to pass judgment baselessly on a sovereign State.
He said that objection could not be raised, if the court would pass judgment in accordance with law and constitution.
Not only their supporters but the public generally are entitled to pass judgment on those who don't live up to the highest ideals.
5's Mojo in the Morning radio show on Wednesday, Brown said he critiques those who pass judgment on the world's top golfer, reports News.
It's still too early to pass judgment, but Paramount is clearly in the lead.
We all stand under the judgment of God, and it is not for us to pass judgment on the piety or practices of sisters and brothers.
What he does not mention is that the Plaid Cymru party leader in the Welsh Assembly, Ieuan Wyn Jones, has taken a similar view to Lembit, that the Parliamentary Standards Commissioner's inquiry must be allowed to run its course before we pass judgment on the Welsh Secretary.
And the Cabinet Office indicated that Prime Minister Gordon Brown is ready to consider giving up his power to choose members and chairmen of the anti-sleaze bodies which pass judgment on ministers' ethical standards.
TIME TO PASS JUDGMENT (The Japan Times, an English-language daily)
Not that we're here to pass judgment on anyone's musical preferences, but it should be noted that the entertainment at Governor Lynch's inaugural ball earlier this month in Manchester was provide by none other than Gary Lewis and the Playboys, the '60s band formed by Jerry Lewis' oldest son the produced the Oldies radio staple, "This Diamond Ring.
Aquinas likewise insisted that in the event of a conflict between a statutory order and a fundamental principle of the natural law, a judge is bound by the divinely ordained law of nature to refuse to pass judgment on the unjust legislative order.