Disceptator

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Disceptator One who arbitrates or decides.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n disceptator A disputant.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In poetry:

One dissertates, he is candid;
Two must discept,—has distinguished;
Three helps the couple, if ever yet man did;
Four protests; Five makes a dart at the thing wished:
Back to One, goes the case bandied.
"Master Hugues Of Saxe-Gotha" by Robert Browning