Definition: to settle an argument or dispute
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): settle, referee
Antonym(s): worsen (near)
1. When my sister and I argue over something big, our parents arbitrate and help us reach an agreement.
2. A mediator will arbitrate our dispute and decide who is entitled to the funds.
3. During the divorce proceedings, the judge will arbitrate the argument over child custody.