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Definition of Umpire


  1. A person to whose sole decision a controversy or question between parties is referred; especially, one chosen to see that the rules of a game, as cricket, baseball, or the like, are strictly observed.
  2. A third person, who is to decide a controversy or question submitted to arbitrators in case of their disagreement.
  3. To decide as umpire; to arbitrate; to settle, as a dispute.
  4. To perform the duties of umpire in or for; as, to umpire a game.
  5. To act as umpire or arbitrator.
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Umpire Translations

umpire in Dutch is scheidsrechter, arbiter
umpire in French is arbitre
umpire in German is Schiedsrichter sein
umpire in Italian is arbitro
umpire in Swedish is kricketdomare, skiljedomare