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English definition of “judge”

judge

noun [C] (DECIDE)    /dʒʌdʒ/
B1 the person who officially decides who is the winner of a competition: a panel of judgesRefereeing and judging in sportPeople who analyse and judge C2 a person who has the knowledge to give an opinion about something or is able to decide if someone or something is good or bad: She's such a bad judge of character. "I really don't think you should have another drink." "I'll be/Let me be the judge of that (= I am able to make my own decision about that)."People who analyse and judge
(Definition of judge noun (DECIDE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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