n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
As an arbiter in labor disputes, she has won the confidence of the workers and the employers.
Sentence in Classic:
Princess Mary, in her position as absolute and independent arbiter of her own fate and guardian and instructor of her nephew, was the first to be called back to life from that realm of sorrow in which she had dwelt for the first fortnight.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
For as the censors became the arbiters of morals in Rome, it was very much owing to them that the progress of the Romans towards corruption was retarded.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Westlake, Julius Flickerbaugh the lawyer, Merriman Peedy the Congregational pastor and himself had been the arbiters.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
From the school of this man sprang, among others, Braccio and Sforza, who in their time were the arbiters of Italy.
The Prince By Nicolo Machiavelli Context