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Judge vs. Justice

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The main difference between Judge and Justice is that the Judge is a official who presides over court proceedings and Justice is a concept of moral fairness and administration of the law

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  • Judge (noun)

    A public official whose duty it is to administer the law, especially by presiding over trials and rendering judgments; a justice.

  • Judge (noun)

    A person who decides the fate of someone or something that has been called into question.

  • Judge (noun)

    A person officiating at a sports event or similar.

    "At a boxing match, the decision of the judges is final."

  • Judge (noun)

    A person who evaluates something or forms an opinion.

    "She is a good judge of wine."

    "They say he is a poor judge of character considering all the unreliable friends he has made."

  • Judge (verb)

    To sit in judgment on; to pass sentence on.

    "A higher power will judge you after you are dead."

  • Judge (verb)

    To sit in judgment, to act as judge.

    "Justices in this country judge without appeal."

  • Judge (verb)

    To form an opinion on.

    "I judge a man’s character by the cut of his suit."

  • Judge (verb)

    To arbitrate; to pass opinion on something, especially to settle a dispute etc.

    "We cannot both be right: you must judge between us."

  • Judge (verb)

    To have as an opinion; to consider, suppose.

    "I judge it safe to leave the house once again."

  • Judge (verb)

    To form an opinion; to infer.

    "I judge from the sky that it might rain later."

  • Judge (verb)

    To criticize or label another person or thing.

  • Justice (noun)

    The state or characteristic of being just or fair.

    "the justice of a description"

  • Justice (noun)

    The ideal of fairness, impartiality, etc., especially with regard to the punishment of wrongdoing.

    "Justice was served."

  • Justice (noun)

    Judgment and punishment of a party who has allegedly wronged another.

    "to demand justice"

  • Justice (noun)

    The civil power dealing with law.

    "Ministry of Justice"

    "the justice system"

  • Justice (noun)

    A title given to judges of certain courts; capitalized as a title.

    "Mr. Justice Krever presides over the appellate court"

  • Justice (noun)

    Correctness, conforming to reality or rules.

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  • Judge (noun)

    A public officer who is invested with authority to hear and determine litigated causes, and to administer justice between parties in courts held for that purpose.

  • Judge (noun)

    One who has skill, knowledge, or experience, sufficient to decide on the merits of a question, or on the quality or value of anything; one who discerns properties or relations with skill and readiness; a connoisseur; an expert; a critic.

  • Judge (noun)

    A person appointed to decide in a trial of skill, speed, etc., between two or more parties; an umpire; as, a judge in a horse race.

  • Judge (noun)

    One of the supreme magistrates, with both civil and military powers, who governed Israel for more than four hundred years.

  • Judge (noun)

    The title of the seventh book of the Old Testament; the Book of Judges.

  • Judge (verb)

    To hear and determine, as in causes on trial; to decide as a judge; to give judgment; to pass sentence.

  • Judge (verb)

    To assume the right to pass judgment on another; to sit in judgment or commendation; to criticise or pass adverse judgment upon others. See Judge, v. t., 3.

  • Judge (verb)

    To compare facts or ideas, and perceive their relations and attributes, and thus distinguish truth from falsehood; to determine; to discern; to distinguish; to form an opinion about.

  • Judge

    To hear and determine by authority, as a case before a court, or a controversy between two parties.

  • Judge

    To examine and pass sentence on; to try; to doom.

  • Judge

    To arrogate judicial authority over; to sit in judgment upon; to be censorious toward.

  • Judge

    To determine upon or deliberation; to esteem; to think; to reckon.

  • Judge

    To exercise the functions of a magistrate over; to govern.

  • Justice (noun)

    The quality of being just; conformity to the principles of righteousness and rectitude in all things; strict performance of moral obligations; practical conformity to human or divine law; integrity in the dealings of men with each other; rectitude; equity; uprightness.

  • Justice (noun)

    Conformity to truth and reality in expressing opinions and in conduct; fair representation of facts respecting merit or demerit; honesty; fidelity; impartiality; as, the justice of a description or of a judgment; historical justice.

  • Justice (noun)

    The rendering to every one his due or right; just treatment; requital of desert; merited reward or punishment; that which is due to one's conduct or motives.

  • Justice (noun)

    Agreeableness to right; equity; justness; as, the justice of a claim.

  • Justice (noun)

    A person duly commissioned to hold courts, or to try and decide controversies and administer justice.

  • Justice

    To administer justice to.

Webster Dictionary
  • Judge (noun)

    a public official authorized to decide questions bought before a court of justice

  • Judge (noun)

    an authority who is able to estimate worth or quality

  • Judge (verb)

    determine the result of (a competition)

  • Judge (verb)

    form an opinion of or pass judgment on;

    "I cannot judge some works of modern art"

  • Judge (verb)

    judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time);

    "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"

  • Judge (verb)

    pronounce judgment on;

    "They labeled him unfit to work here"

  • Judge (verb)

    put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of;

    "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"

    "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"

  • Justice (noun)

    the quality of being just or fair

  • Justice (noun)

    the administration of law; the act of determining rights and assigning rewards or punishments;

    "justice deferred is justice denied"

  • Justice (noun)

    a public official authorized to decide questions bought before a court of justice

  • Justice (noun)

    the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870

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