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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 hope the skill and devotion that Stephanie has shown throughout her career to reach this level will provide inspiration to millions of girls and women around Europe, and show them there should be no barriers in order to reach one's dream.The assistant referees will be Frappart's compatriot Manuela Nicolosi and Michelle O'Neill of the Republic of Ireland.
A video of the referees will be sent to FIFA to evaluate their readiness and efficiency before they can be officially named VAR Referees.
Other instructors Ex FIFA Referees Khurram Shahzad and Arif Siddiqi also praised the enthusiasm of the young referees and gave them latest knowledge on the topic to the participants.
"Plenty of time and energy has been put into referees and after the first World Cup to be hosted in Asia we want to say that the refereeing standard has finally got to a level where the TMO, referee and assistant referees are getting the vast majority of the calls spot-on."
Organized by the LFA with support from Fifa, the course will bring 30 Liberian referees, who are undergoing fitness and technical scrutiny from May 12-16
"Along with the need to fill referee vacancies, the FA also requires observers and mentors for the advancement opportunities that are available to new and established referees.
'While mental skills instruction has been seen as an integral element of performance enhancement in elite sport, the application of sport psychology intervention for referees and match officials is far less prominent,' he said.
The VAR team will only intervene and advise the referee to review his call, only if he makes a mistake in any of those four situations.
Summary: FIFA has selected 36 referees and 63 assistant referees to run the world cup finals in Russia
Portugal's Nelson Semedo gets a yellow card from Saudi Arabia's referee Fahad Al Mirdasi in this file photo.
"At the time Mark left for Saudi Arabia, there were actually no competitions left to train the referees, so there was no opportunity to replace him with another English referee."
DID we ever have one referee to officiate a basketball game played whole court?
Kenya Rugby Union officials and Kenya Rugby Referee Society are headed for a collision course over match allocation.