sit in judgment on/over sb Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "sit in judgment on/over sb" - English Dictionary

See all translations

sit in judgment on/over sb

mainly disapproving
to make a judgment on someone especially when you have no right to do so: I don't know why he thinks he can sit in judgment over us like that.
Translations of “sit in judgment on/over sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對(某人)妄加評判,對(某人)指指點點…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对(某人)妄加评判,对(某人)指手画脚…
(Definition of sit in judgment on/over sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
lap

to go past someone in a race who has been round the track one less time than you

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More