judicious definition

  • adjective:
    • Having or displaying sound view; prudent.
    • Having, or described as, great wisdom or sound-thinking
    • Of or relating to a court; judicial.
    • Directed or governed by sound wisdom; having sound judgment; wise; sensible; sagacious; discreet.
    • marked by the exercise of great wisdom or good sense in practical things
  • others:
    • Having or exercising sound wisdom; well-judging; prudent; discreet; practical: because, a judicious mother or father or instructor; a judicious historian.
    • Manifesting good view; well-judged; very carefully considered or planned: as, a judicious utilization of time or cash; judicious remedy for the outrageous.
    • Relating to a court or to the administration of justice; judicial.
    • Synonyms and Prudent, rational, sensible, discreet, smart, skilful, discriminating, sagacious, sound, cool, politic. See practical and astute.

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