good judgment
index caliber (mental capacity), common sense, sagacity, sense (intelligence)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Judgment —    Good Judgment Is Sufficient to Guarantee Good Behavior    Since our will neither seeks nor avoids anything except as it is judged good or bad by our reason, good judgment is sufficient to guarantee good behavior. (Descartes, 1950, p. 18) …   Historical dictionary of quotations in cognitive science

  • good — /good/, adj., better, best, n., interj., adv. adj. 1. morally excellent; virtuous; righteous; pious: a good man. 2. satisfactory in quality, quantity, or degree: a good teacher; good health. 3. of high quality; excellent. 4. right; proper; fit:… …   Universalium

  • good sense — index common sense, discretion (quality of being discreet), discrimination (good judgment), reason (sound judgment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. Wil …   Law dictionary

  • good sense — Good judgment, sound understanding …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • judgment*/*/ — [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] noun 1) [C/U] an opinion that you have after thinking carefully about something It is still too soon to form a judgment about this.[/ex] He s too quick to make judgments about other people.[/ex] She is not someone who passes judgment …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Judgment — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Conclusion. < N PARAG:Judgment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 result result conclusion upshot Sgm: N 1 deduction deduction inference ergotism| illation Sgm: N 1 corollary corollary porism …   English dictionary for students

  • judgment — n. also: judgement 1) to display, exercise, show judgment (she always exercises good judgment) 2) to form, make a judgment 3) to hand down, pass, pronounce, render judgment on 4) to sit in judgment on 5) to reserve judgment 6) good; impaired;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • judgment — Synonyms and related words: acquittal, acumen, anathematizing, appraisal, appraisement, assessment, assumption, astuteness, attitude, belief, castigation, censure, chastening, chastisement, circumspection, circumspectness, climate of opinion,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • judgment — judg|ment W2 also judgement BrE [ˈdʒʌdʒmənt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(opinion)¦ 2¦(ability to decide)¦ 3¦(law)¦ 4 a judgment (on somebody/something) 5 judgment call ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(OPINION)¦ [U and C] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • judgment — also judgement BrE noun 1 OPINION (C, U) an opinion that you form after thinking carefully about something: in sb s judgment: In my judgment, we should accept his offer. | pass judgment (=give your opinion or criticism) | reserve judgment… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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