Usage note
This word may also be spelled “judgement."
judgment
noun
1. (legal) 
a. el fallo (M) 
He had failed to comply with a court judgment against him.No había acatado el fallo de un tribunal en su contra.
He is due to pass judgment on the case tomorrow.Está previsto que dicte sentencia sobre el caso mañana.
c. el juicio (M) 
The matter is before the Court of Justice and we are awaiting a judgment.El asunto está en manos del Tribunal de Justicia y estamos esperando el juicio.
d. el laudo (M) (in arbitration) 
The parties agreed to abide by the judgment of the tribunal.Las partes acordaron respetar el laudo arbitral.
2. (opinion) 
a. el juicio (M) 
Who am I to pass judgment on your lifestyle?¿Quién soy yo para emitir juicio sobre tu estilo de vida?
I can't say I agree with your judgment of her.No estoy de acuerdo con tu opinión sobre ella.
He asked me what my judgment of the situation was.Me pidió mi parecer sobre la situación.
3. (discernment) 
a. el juicio (M) 
Nurses sometimes have to use their professional judgment in dealing with patients.Las enfermeras a veces tienen que usar su juicio profesional al tratar con los pacientes.
I trust my own judgment when it comes to making decisions.Confío en mi propio criterio a la hora de tomar decisiones.
4. (religious) 
a. no direct translation 
On Judgment Day we shall all be made to answer for our sins.En el día del Juicio Final, todos tendremos que responder de nuestros pecados.
The people saw the plague as a judgment from God.El pueblo vio la peste como un castigo de Dios.
judgment
Noun
1. (decision) 
a. el juicio (M) 
2. (of judge, in court) 
a. el fallo (M) 
3. (law) 
a. no direct translation 
to sit in judgmentdeliberar
4. (law) 
a. no direct translation 
to pass judgmentpronuciar or emitir el veredicto
5. (fig) 
a. no direct translation 
to sit in or pass judgment on somebodyemitir juicios sobre alguien
6. (religion) 
a. no direct translation 
Judgment, Dayel día del Juicio Final
7. (opinion) 
a. el juicio m, parecer (M) 
she gave her judgment on the performancedio su parecer acerca de la actuación
to form a judgmentformarse un juicio
8. (discernment) 
a. el juicio (M) 
good judgmentbuen juicio
to show poor judgmentdemostrar tener poco juicio
to trust somebody's judgmentfiarse (del juicio) de alguien
in my judgmenta mi juicio
against my better judgmenta pesar de no estar plenamente convencido(a)
judgment [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt]
noun
1 (Jur) (decision) sentencia (f); fallo (m); (act) juicio (m)
it's a judgment on you es un castigo; to pass or pronounce judgment (on sb/sth) (Jur) pronunciar or dictar sentencia (sobre algn/en algo); emitir un fallo (sobre algn/algo); emitir un juicio crítico (sobre algn/algo); dictaminar (sobre algn/algo); to sit in judgment on sb decidir sobre la culpabilidad de algn
Instead of a jury sitting in judgment on Graham, there will be a panel of three FA councillors
to sit in judgment on sth juzgar algo
The politicians have become the classification board. They are sitting in judgement on the public's right to view
Last Judgment Juicio (m) Final
2 (opinion) opinión (f); parecer (m)
a critical judgment of Auden un juicio crítico de Auden
3 (understanding) juicio (m); criterio (m)
in my judgment a mi juicio; to the best of my judgment según mi leal saber y entender; against my better judgment a pesar mío; to have good or sound judgment tener buen juicio; tener buen criterio; she showed excellent judgment in choosing the colour scheme demostró tener buen gusto al escoger la combinación de colores
modifier
judgment call (n) especially (US) decisión que depende de la conciencia de cada uno
How much room will there be for judgment calls on the part of physicians? But as for the issue of denying transplanted livers to people who have alcoholism, I think that's a judgment call to make a judgment call Well, physicians make judgment calls every day
Judgment Day (n) Día (m) del Juicio Final
judgment seat (n) tribunal (m)
Phrases with "judgment"
Here are the most popular phrases with "judgment." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
good judgment
buen juicio
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