What does the word adjudge mean?

Usage examples for adjudge

  1. It could adjudge and carry out any punishment short of death, if so inclined. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  2. The lips with which he appealed to Heaven to adjudge victory to the just quarrel, grew white as they uttered the impious mockery. – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education
  3. Your Philistine critic will sum me up after I am dead in a phrase; or he will take my character to pieces and show how they contradict each other, and adjudge me, like a schoolmaster, so many good marks for this quality, and so many bad marks for that. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill