(noun, adjective)


1. decreed by or proceeding from a court of justice

- a judicial decision

Similar word(s): legal

2. belonging or appropriate to the office of a judge

- judicial robes

3. relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge

- judicial system

Similar word(s): juridic, juridical

4. expressing careful judgment

- a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose

Similar word(s): critical, discriminative

Sentences with judicial as an adjective:

- Judicial days are days on which courts are open.


1. That branch of government which is responsible for maintaining the courts of law and for the administration of justice.