Prejudgment Pre*judg"ment, n. The act of prejudging; decision before sufficient examination. [1913 Webster]

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  • prejudgment — pre·judg·ment /ˌprē jəj mənt/ adj: occurring before the rendering of judgment a prejudgment attachment Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. prejudgment …   Law dictionary

  • prejudgment — noun see prejudge …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • prejudgment — See prejudger. * * * …   Universalium

  • prejudgment — noun A judgment made before the evidence has been presented …   Wiktionary

  • prejudgment — Synonyms and related words: bent, bias, favoritism, forejudgment, inclination, jaundice, jaundiced eye, leaning, one sidedness, partialism, partiality, partisanship, preconception, predilection, prejudice, prepossession, twist, undetachment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • prejudgment — prɪː dÊ’ÊŒdÊ’mÉ™nt n. act of passing judgment ahead of time, act of sentencing in advance; advance decision, early ruling …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prejudgment — n. Prejudice …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • prejudgment — pre·judg·ment …   English syllables

  • prejudgment — noun a judgment reached before the evidence is available • Syn: ↑prejudgement • Derivationally related forms: ↑prejudge (for: ↑prejudgement) • Hypernyms: ↑judgment, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prejudgment attachment — is a legal remedy that allows recovery of money damages by levying a security interest on the property of the party paying money damages. A writ of attachment is filed to secure debt or claim of the creditor in the event that a judgment is… …   Wikipedia

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