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Synonyms for referee

Synonyms for referee

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

to make a decision about (a controversy or dispute, for example) after deliberation, as in a court of law

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(sports) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play

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someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication

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an attorney appointed by a court to investigate and report on a case

be a referee or umpire in a sports competition

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evaluate professionally a colleague's work

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I dislike ditching referees with suspensions as I'd rather that I see them fined heavily-as in erring players exacted excessive fines instead of getting grounded.
Players have to respect referees and that must start from youth sector especially good behaviour towards referees.
Since then, she has officiated in four international matches, including three as assistant referees and one as referee.
FA tutors will lead on the night and ALL referees societies are invited to the meetings to discuss membership of the Referees Association.
Video assistants will advise head referees during penalty situations, analyzing whether a penalty is justified or not after the whistle, and whether a penalty should be given if the referee didn't make the call.
With Xeebra, referees can review plays using an intuitive touchscreen, the referee can narrow views from 16 to 4, 2, or full screen as needed to review every angle in great detail.
The only significant correlation was shown between the mean score and the number of judgments for each referee (correlation coefficient: 0.
Finally, he called for regular stress-management testing and noted that referee observers who fail to perform their duties adequately should be stricken from the observers' registry, as this is what most of the problems stem from.
The Super League system currently uses a head referee, two linesmen and three additional officials.
Helen O'Reilly has become Ireland's first top-level female referee in a move that should eventually see her officiate in Guinness Pro12 and European Champions Cup matches.
I pretended that for each clone referee in every match there was the same chance of issuing no cards, one card, two cards and so on.
Uzbekistan's referee Ravshan Irmatov claimed his fifth AFC Referee of the Year accolade at the AFC Annual Awards 2014 gala on Sunday.
The soccer referee can be considered the 23rd player (6).
The decision by the OFA to nominate a panel of three retired referees as part of the main referee committee comes following a stand-off with its match referees who boycotted the three-day opening round of the high profile Omantel Professional League (OPL) over an issue of unpaid dues.
Once the students gain their referee qualification, they will officiate six games before they are promoted from trainee referee to level seven referee.