to decide as or ; determine.
to submit to ; settle by :
to arbitrate a dispute.
to act as or ; decide between opposing or contending parties or sides.
to submit a matter to .
Disputes can not be arbitrated out by other people for them.
The Ghost in the White House Gerald Stanley Lee
I appreciate that some questions are not justiciable and cannot be arbitrated.
The Evidence in the Case James M. Beck
“We arbitrated the question and have settled on a compromise,” Patty replied with quiet dignity.
Just Patty Jean Webster
Had that belief not been widely spread and firmly maintained, the lords who arbitrated between Henry VI.
The Last Of The Barons, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
For two weeks they studied, debated, and arbitrated the list of guests.
Babbitt Sinclair Lewis
And it is a fortunate thing that between them few “Questions” remain to be arbitrated either by pen or sword.
Ranching, Sport and Travel Thomas Carson
The matter is then arbitrated by the driver who accepts as client the one who offers the largest pourboire.
The Note-Book of an Attache Eric Fisher Wood
Mr. Root recommended that such disputes should be required to be arbitrated.
Harper’s Pictorial Library of the World War, Volume XII Various
The Chairman then arbitrated the differences of opinion among the three judges.
Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Forty-Second Annual Meeting Northern Nut Growers Association
It also arbitrated disputes, admitted new worlds to membership, and organized concerted human effort against dangerous enemies.
The Lani People J. F. Bone
to settle or decide (a dispute); achieve a settlement between parties
to submit to or settle by arbitration
1580s (arbitrable is recorded from 1530s), “to give an authoritative decision,” from Latin arbitratus, past participle of arbitrari “be of an opinion, give a decision,” from arbiter (see arbiter). Meaning “to act as an arbitrator” is from 1610s. Related: Arbitrated; arbitrating. The earlier verb form was arbitren (early 15c.).
to decide as or ; determine. to submit to ; settle by : to arbitrate a dispute. to act as or ; decide between opposing or contending parties or sides. to submit a matter to . Historical Examples The agreement also includes methods for arbitrating differences. The Armies of Labor Samuel P. Orth But who […]
- Arbitration bar
a bar of cast iron used as a sample for the batch to which it belongs.
the hearing and determining of a dispute or the settling of differences between parties by a person or persons chosen or agreed to by them: Rather than risk a long strike, the union and management agreed to arbitration. International Law. the application of judicial methods to the settlement of international disputes. a comedy (c300 b.c.) […]
a person chosen to decide a dispute or settle differences, especially one formally empowered to examine the facts and decide the issue. Historical Examples Arbiter elegantiarum—The arbitrator of elegances; 25 the master of the ceremonies. Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources James Wood He occupied all governmental offices, and was […]