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value judgment

noun as in assessment about values

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Example Sentences

There’s no value judgment here—it’s not a punishment, it’s a safety feature.

In the end, the Court made a value judgment that health inspections are sufficiently important that they should continue, but union organizing is not.

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But to keep the economy running, each decision becomes a value judgment.

Only so can we satisfy the concrete value-judgment of the young matriculant in the great school of applied religion.

A value-judgment which is not also a judgment of existence is in the air; it is the baseless fabric of a vision.

Value as established, Dewey continues, must be taken into consideration in making a value judgment.

It is, as usual, the psychological characteristics of the value judgment that attract Dewey's attention.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to value judgment, such as: bias, ethics, evaluative criticism, intuition, morals, and stocktaking.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.