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Umpire

Um´pire
n.1.
1.A person to whose sole decision a controversy or question between parties is referred; especially, one chosen to see that the rules of a game, as cricket, baseball, or the like, are strictly observed.
2.(Law) A third person, who is to decide a controversy or question submitted to arbitrators in case of their disagreement.
v. t.1.To decide as umpire; to arbitrate; to settle, as a dispute.
[imp. & p. p. Umpired ; p. pr. & vb. n. Umpiring.]
2.To perform the duties of umpire in or for; as, to umpire a game.
v. i.1.To act as umpire or arbitrator.
Noun1.umpire - an official at a baseball game
Synonyms: ump
Verb1.umpire - be a referee or umpire in a sports competition
Synonyms: referee

UMPIRE. A person selected by two or more arbitrators. When they are authorize to do so by the submission of the parties, and they cannot agree as to the subject-matter referred to them, whose duty it is to decide the matter in dispute. Sometimes the term is applied to a single arbitrator, selected by the parties themselves. Kyd on Awards, 6, 75, 77 Caldw. on Arb. 38; Dane's Ab. Index, h.t.; 3 Vin. Ab. 93; Com. Dig. Arbitrament, F; 4 Dall. 271, 432; 4 Sco. N. S. 378; Bouv. Inst. Index, h.t.

JP, Justice, act between, adjudge, adjudicate, adjudicator, arbiter, arbitrate, arbitrator, bargain, bencher, critic, go between, hear, his honor, his lordship, his worship, hold court, hold the scales, impartial arbitrator, indicator, intercede, intermediate, interpose, intervene, judger, justice, magistrate, make terms, mediate, meet halfway, moderate, moderator, negotiate, official, officiate, represent, sit in judgment, step in, third party, treat with, try, ump, unbiased observer
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