from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Variant of forejudge.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To exclude, oust, or dispossess by a judgement; prohibit (from).
  • v. To condemn judicially (to a penalty).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To judge wrongfully.
  • To deprive by judicial sentence.
  • Hence In law, to expel from a court for mal-practice or non-appearance.


From Middle English forjugen; in sense 1, from Old French fourjugier ("to judge illegally, dispossess"); in sense 2, from Middle English for- + jugen ("to judge"), equivalent to for- +‎ judge. Compare fordeem. (Wiktionary)


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