Definitions for objectionəbˈdʒɛk ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a reason or argument offered in opposition.
the act of objecting.
a feeling of disapproval, dislike, or disagreement.
Origin of objection:
1350–1400; ME (< AF) < LL
expostulation, remonstrance, remonstration, objection(noun)
the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
the speech act of objecting
protest, objection, dissent(noun)
the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
(law) a procedure whereby a party to a suit says that a particular line of questioning or a particular witness or a piece of evidence or other matter is improper and should not be continued and asks the court to rule on its impropriety or illegality
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a reason you give for being against sth
his objections to the new rules; Does anyone have any objections?
to express an objection
Nobody raised any objections.
The act of objecting.
A statement expressing opposition, or a reason or cause for expressing opposition.
An official protest raised in a court of law during a legal trial over a violation of the rules of the court by the opposing party.
the act of objecting; as, to prevent agreement, or action, by objection
that which is, or may be, presented in opposition; an adverse reason or argument; a reason for objecting; obstacle; impediment; as, I have no objection to going; unreasonable objections
cause of trouble; sorrow
"Objection (Tango)" and "Te Aviso, Te Anuncio (Tango)" are Latin pop-rock/tango songs written and composed by the Colombian singer Shakira for her 2001 breakthrough English language album, Laundry Service.
Translations for objection
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
an expression of disapproval
He raised no objection to the idea.
- objeçãoPortuguese (BR)
- der EinwandGerman
- διαφωνία, αντίρρησηGreek
- rasa keberatanIndonesian
- nesutikimas, prieštaravimas, protestasLithuanian
- protest, motmæleNorwegian
- возражение, несогласиеRussian
- invändning, protestSwedish
- 反對Chinese (Trad.)
- заперечення; протестUkrainian
- sự phản đốiVietnamese
- 反对Chinese (Simp.)
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