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.
I would support laws allowing for conscientious objection in some circumstances.
Conscientious objection must enter into every juridical structure because it is a right.
The chief objection of playing wind instruments is that it prolongs the life of the player.
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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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