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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Judicious  \Ju*di"cious\,  a.  [F.  judicieux  fr  L.  judicium 
  judgment.  See  {Judicial}.] 
  Of  or  relating  to  a  court;  judicial.  [Obs.] 
 
  His  last  offenses  to  us  Shall  have  judicious  hearing. 
  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Directed  or  governed  by  sound  judgment;  having  sound 
  judgment;  wise;  prudent;  sagacious;  discreet. 
 
  He  is  noble,  wise,  judicious,  and  best  knows  The 
  fits  o'  the  season.  --Shak. 
 
  Syn:  Prudent;  discreet;  rational;  wise;  skillful;  discerning; 
  sagacious;  well-advised. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  judicious 
  adj  1:  characterized  by  good  judgment  or  sound  thinking;  "judicious 
  journalism" 
  2:  marked  by  the  exercise  of  good  judgment  or  common  sense  in 
  practical  matters;  "judicious  use  of  one's  money";  "a 
  sensible  manager";  "a  wise  decision"  [syn:  {sensible},  {wise}] 
  3:  proceeding  from  good  sense  or  judgment;  "a  sensible  choice" 
  [syn:  {sensible}] 




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