Synonyms of arbitrate
decideDictionary • He arbitrates between investors and members of the association.
decide • This is a question that should be decided by government.
judge • Entries will be judged in two age categories.
determine • I determined that I would ask him outright.
settle • As far as I'm concerned, the matter was settled yesterday.
referee • He has refereed in two World Cups.
umpire • He umpired for school football matches.
mediate • UN officials mediated between the two sides.
adjudicate • a commissioner to adjudicate on legal rights
adjudge • He was adjudged to be guilty.
sit in judgment
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adjudgeIf someone is adjudged to be something, they are judged or considered to be that thing.
• He was adjudged to be guilty.
adjudicateIf you adjudicate on a dispute or problem, you make an official judgment or decision about it.
• a commissioner to adjudicate on legal rights
decideIf a person or group of people decides something, they choose what something should be like or how a particular problem should be solved.
• This is a question that should be decided by government.
Thesaurus for arbitrate from the Collins English Thesaurus
to settle or decide (a dispute); achieve a settlement between parties