Absolute judgment



noun
(psychol) any judgment about a single stimulus, e.g. about the value of one of its properties or about whether it is present or absent Compare comparative judgment
Historical Examples

In view of such inconsistencies, how is it possible to pass any absolute judgment on men?
Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.2/3, 1836-1840 Duchesse De Dino

There is the suggestion of jail, of punishment, of something final, of absolute judgment.
The Man in Court Frederic DeWitt Wells

He had condemned a man in a great fine towards another by an absolute judgment.
The Essays of Montaigne, Complete Michel de Montaigne

Here, again, the subsequent qualification corrects the too absolute judgment previously pronounced.
Harmonies of Political Economy Frdric Bastiat

But I am skeptical as to the possibility of an absolute judgment.
An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law Roscoe Pound

No absolute judgment can at this instant be formed of the intended movements of the enemy.
The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. I Various

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