Sentence Examples


  • They named as their umpire and president M.
  • The choice of an umpire was entrusted to the king of Italy.
  • He is said to have acted as umpire during the dispute of Poseidon and Athena for the possession of Attica.
  • An arbitrator (and the following observations apply mutatis mutandis to an umpire after he has entered on his duties) has power to administer oaths to, or take the affirmations of, the parties and their witnesses; and any person who wilfully and corruptly gives false evidence before him may be prosecuted and punished for perjury (Arbitration Act 1889, sched.
  • The umpire may be chosen by the arbitrators themselves or nominated by a neutral power.