Definitions for objectionəbˈdʒɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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

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  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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


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