What does objection mean?

Definitions for objectionəbˈdʒɛk ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word objection.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. expostulation, remonstrance, remonstration, objection(noun)

    the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest

  2. objection(noun)

    the speech act of objecting

  3. protest, objection, dissent(noun)

    the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent

  4. objection(noun)

    (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

Wiktionary

  1. objection(Noun)

    The act of objecting.

  2. objection(Noun)

    A statement expressing opposition, or a reason or cause for expressing opposition.

  3. objection(Noun)

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Objection(noun)

    the act of objecting; as, to prevent agreement, or action, by objection

  2. Objection(noun)

    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

  3. Objection(noun)

    cause of trouble; sorrow

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'objection' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3040

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'objection' in Nouns Frequency: #1533

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of objection in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of objection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Heywood Broun:

    A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    I have no particular objection to death by its very nature; it pays all bills.

  3. George Bernard Shaw:

    The chief objection of playing wind instruments is that it prolongs the life of the player.

  4. Michael Vidler:

    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.

  5. John Cunningham:

    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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