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adjective (also judgemental)     /dʒʌdʒˈmen.təl/ US  /-t̬əl/ disapproving
too quick to criticize people : You must try not to be so judgmental about people .Feeling morally superior judgmentally     /-i/ adverb Feeling morally superior
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