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
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
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Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'objection' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3040
Rank popularity for the word 'objection' in Nouns Frequency: #1533
The numerical value of objection in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of objection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.
I have no particular objection to death by its very nature; it pays all bills.
The chief objection of playing wind instruments is that it prolongs the life of the player.
We just advised him that we'd be asking more reasons as to why it was going to be taking eight months. We've got that. In the end we had no objection.
This is a most unusual sale motion in that we have an objection from Polo North to their own sale, in my 23 years in practicing bankruptcy, I have yet to see that.
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Translations for objection
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- Widerspruch, Beanstandung, Einwand, EinspruchGerman
- αντίρρηση, ένστασηGreek
- objeción, protestaSpanish
- vastaväite, vastalauseFinnish
- ellenvetés, ellenzésHungarian
- andmæli, mótbáraIcelandic
- 異議あり, 反対Japanese
- Awand, ObjektiounLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- bezwaar, tegenwerpingDutch
- innvending, protestNorwegian
- obiecție, protest, obiectareRomanian
- возражение, протестRussian
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