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Synonyms for arbiter

Synonyms for arbiter

a person, usually appointed, who decides the issues or results, or supervises the conduct, of a competition or conflict

Synonyms for arbiter

someone with the power to settle matters at will

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someone chosen to judge and decide a disputed issue

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But because of the requirement of Republic Act 9347, otherwise known as "An Act Rationalizing The Composition And Functions Of The National Labor Relations Commission," that Labor Arbiters should be appointed to a specific branch, and the prohibition on their assignment to the Office of the Commissioner, Nograles said it appears that such re-assignment could not be effected, to the detriment of the service.
Former Press Secretary to the Queen Dickie Arbiter has been regarded by Prince Charles as "his trusted friend," someone he could be entrusted with his secrets.
And yet that seems to be just what referees do every week and it makes sense for the busy arbiters to have clock-watching taken off their list of chores.
The technical committee also finalised the names of the arbiters for the award, adopted by the Bahrain Olympic Committee in line with the visions of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports chairman and BOC president Shaikh Nasser bin Hamada Al Khalifa, to link scientific research with the Bahraini sports.
says that church leaders such as the pope and bishops are the proper arbiters of right and wrong" on subjects like divorce and remarriage, homosexuality, sex outside of marriage, contraception and abortion.
Create a third party arbiter (either the SBA or a third party group if the SBA declines to pursue) to appeal or protest an agency's bundling decision,
Arab Arbiters Committee head Mahdi Abdulrahim of the UAE will be conducting several sessions on the game's rules and latest changes in its regulations.
This was also the year that the incumbent concentrated much of his political capital on the responsibility of being the undisputed arbiter of the political wars as the various PRI factions jockeyed for position in the presidential sweepstakes.
Seth Tapper, 115 Allen Street owner and developer, has selected the architectural team of Serge Becker and Derek Sanders, two of New York's leading style arbiters, to design 115 Allen Street, a loft building on the Lower East Side.
stopped being the sole arbiters of the award in 2010 when F assumed control, the only people to win the award are Lionel Messi and They are the best players at Barcelona and Real Madrid respectively.
Nor is there a discussion about how one becomes an arbiter of fame, and how such arbiters determine who is 'in' and who is 'out'.
Bush and Grover Norquist and all the others of their ilk want to be the arbiters of who will live and survive, and who will not.
These days, Cronenberg no longer draws outrage from the middlebrow arbiters of "good taste.
So parents are not to be the arbiters of what is suitable or unsuitable information for their children.
His suggestion that the very success of the genteel project among the planters was what gave them the confidence by the Revolutionary era to assume the mantle of cultural arbiters and claim that they were preserving traditional genteel virtues of liberty and equality from a now corrupt England is also a useful corrective of the current view that gentility and republicanism were at odds.