Definition of ADJUDICATE
- Pronounce or declare judicially
- Make a formal judgment or decision about a problem or disputed matter
- Act as a judge in a competition
- a dispute between parties is to make an official decision about which party is right.
- to make an official decision about who is right in a dispute to settle judicially.
- to settle judicially [v ADJUDICATED, ADJUDICATING, ADJUDICATES]