Adjective "adjudged" definition and examples

(Adjudged may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


Consider or declare to be true or the case.
  1. 'But Connolly was adjudged to have been offside after Jim Weir had guided Kane's free kick in the striker's direction.'
  2. 'Eight minutes later things went from bad to worse as a Town player was adjudged to have dragged down Neil Tolson as he was about to receive the ball.'
  3. 'Their only success was another quick penalty when Dinnington were finally adjudged offside.'
  4. 'He absconded before he could be deported and the authorities gave him leave to remain because it was adjudged his life would be in danger if he returned to his home country.'
  5. 'Weatherson did have the ball in the net in the 14th minute but was adjudged offside, and Jimmy Thomson went close with a header.'
  6. 'That deduction came about because Brodie had been harshly adjudged to have been at fault for an accidental head-clash in the opening seconds.'
  7. 'He is adjudged too sick by doctors to move from the hospital, but he hopes to leave for an ‘unspecified’ location to spend his last days with his family.'
  8. 'He sidefooted the ball into the empty net, but was adjudged to be marginally offside.'
  9. 'Quinn did have the ball in the back of the net at one point, but was adjudged offside.'
  10. 'Even then, Rovers did not ease back and Burns got the ball in the net again only to be adjudged offside.'
  11. 'the court adjudged legal damages to her'
  12. 'A next friend or relator on a bond shall, upon failure in the action, be adjudged to pay the defendant his costs.'
  13. 'Does that cover a person adjudged liable to pay a pecuniary penalty in a civil action?'

More definitions

1. to declare or pronounce formally; decree: The will was adjudged void.

2. to award or assign judicially: The prize was adjudged to him.

3. to decide by a judicial opinion or sentence: to adjudge a case.

4. to sentence or condemn: He was adjudged to die.

5. to deem; consider; think: It was adjudged wise to avoid war.

More examples(as adjective)

"playings can be adjudged."

"legs can be adjudged."

"lbws can be adjudged."

"balls can be adjudged."


(adjudge)Late Middle English: from Old French ajuger, from Latin adjudicare, from ad- ‘to’ + judicare, from judex, judic- ‘a judge’.