index arbiter, arbitrator, umpire

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Disceptator — Dis cep*ta tor, n. [L.] One who arbitrates or decides. [R.] Cowley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disceptator — disceptāˈtor noun (obsolete) • • • Main Entry: ↑discept …   Useful english dictionary

  • commissaire — Commissaire, m. penacut. Est celuy qui n ayant cognoissance ne jurisdiction ordinaire, la reçoit du Prince, ou qui a puissance de commettre en cas et fait particulier, et à certain temps. Recuperator. Gell. lib. 20. c. 1. Iudex delegatus.… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • juge — Un Juge, Iudex. Un juge et arbitre, Disceptator. Un juge des matieres criminelles, Quaestor. Juges criminels, Capitales triumuiri. Juge competant, auquel appartient la cognoissance d une chose, Competens iudex. Juges corrompus par argent, Numarij …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • arbiter — ar·bi·ter / är bə tər/ n [Latin, onlooker, arbitrator]: arbitrator Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. arbiter …   Law dictionary

  • arbitrator — ar·bi·tra·tor / är bə ˌtrā tər/ n: an impartial person or group that is given the power by disputing parties to resolve their dispute compare mediator Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • umpire — um·pire n: a person having authority to decide finally a controversy or question between parties: as a: one appointed to decide between disagreeing arbitrators b: an impartial third party chosen to arbitrate disputes arising under the terms of a… …   Law dictionary

  • Philadelphia lawyer — Synonyms and related words: Artful Dodger, Yankee horse trader, ambulance chaser, apologist, arguer, argufier, casuist, charmer, controversialist, crafty rascal, debater, disceptator, disputant, dodger, fox, glib tongue, guardhouse lawyer, horse… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • apologist — Synonyms and related words: Maecenas, Philadelphia lawyer, abettor, admirer, advocate, aficionado, angel, apologete, apologizer, arguer, argufier, backer, buff, casuist, champion, controversialist, debater, defender, dependence, disceptator,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • debater — Synonyms and related words: Philadelphia lawyer, apologist, arguer, argufier, casuist, controversialist, declaimer, demagogue, disceptator, disputant, guardhouse lawyer, haranguer, jawsmith, logomacher, logomachist, mooter, panelist, pilpulist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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