Meaning of “umpire” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “umpire” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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umpirenoun [ C ]

us /ˈʌm·pɑɪər/ short form ump, /ʌmp/

(in some sports) a person who controls a game and makes sure that the rules are followed

verb [ I/T ] us /ˈʌm·pɑɪər/

[ T ] Who’s going to umpire the game tonight?

(Definition of “umpire” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)