umpire - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/ˈʌmpaɪə(r)/
singularumpire
pluralumpires
  1. 1
    someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for example tennis, baseball, and cricket. Someone who does this in other games, such as football and rugby, is called a referee.

derived word

umpire

 

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verb [intransitive/transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/they
he/she/itumpires
present participleumpiring
past tenseumpired
past participleumpired