|part of speech:
||arbitrates, arbitrating, arbitrated
||to make a decision about or settle.
The judge arbitrated an end to the disagreement.
- decide, determine, judge, umpire
- similar words:
- decree, hear, referee
||to have someone else settle; submit to arbitration.
The rival companies finally arbitrated their dispute.
||decide, determine, judge
||arbitrable (adj.), arbitrative (adj.)