value judgment
noun Date: 1892 a judgment assigning a value (as good or bad) to something

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  • value judgment — ➔ judgment * * * value judgment UK US (also value judgement) noun [C] ► a statement about how good or bad you think something is, based on personal opinion rather than facts: make a value judgment »He wants to give customers the ability to make… …   Financial and business terms

  • value judgment — value .judgment n a decision or judgment about how good something is, based on your personal opinions not facts …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • value judgment — n. an estimate made of the worth, goodness, etc. of a person, action, event, or the like, esp. when making such judgment is not called for or desired …   English World dictionary

  • Value judgment — A value judgment is a judgment of the rightness or wrongness of something, or of the usefulness of something, based on a personal view. As a generalization, a value judgment can refer to a judgment based upon a particular set of values or on a… …   Wikipedia

  • value judgment — noun an assessment that reveals more about the values of the person making the assessment than about the reality of what is assessed • Syn: ↑value judgement • Hypernyms: ↑judgment, ↑judgement, ↑assessment • Hyponyms: ↑moralism * …   Useful english dictionary

  • value judgment — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms value judgment : singular value judgment plural value judgments a judgment based on your personal beliefs, not on facts …   English dictionary

  • value judgment — noun A judgment of the rightness or wrongness of something, based on a particular set of values or on a particular value system …   Wiktionary

  • value judgment — noun (C) a decision or judgment about how good something is, based on opinions not facts …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • value judgment — a judgment of the worth, desirability, or merit of something, as distinct from a claim about fact …   The new mediacal dictionary

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