Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Persian
      • Home Country:
      • Iran
      • Current Location:
      • Iran

    • Join Date: Apr 2013
    • Posts: 45

    Lightbulb What is the meaning of "judge of character" in this sentence?

    Hi guys, my question is that what it means when someone says "I don't really trust children as a judge of character"?

    Does it mean that you can't count on what they say or they do or something?

    Any help would be appreciated.

  1. MikeNewYork's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 24,983

    Re: What is the meaning of "judge of character" in this sentence?

    A good judge of character is a person who is able to correctly determine what kind of a person someone is. This is usually with reference to being honest, nice, trustworthy, loyal, ethical, etc. Children often do not have enough experience or maturity to be good judges of character.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 22-Aug-2012, 17:07
  2. [Grammar] What is the exact meaning of "as" and "had done" in this sentence?
    By norae99 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-Apr-2012, 07:50
  3. [General] Confusion when we should append "s" character
    By brettworld in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 15-Mar-2009, 20:19
  4. Exact meaning of sentence with "for+infinitive"
    By Jean-Frédéric in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20-Apr-2008, 18:36
  5. Replies: 13
    Last Post: 22-Feb-2008, 10:22


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts