What does objection mean?

Definitions for objection
əbˈdʒɛk ʃənob·jec·tion

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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

Examples of objection in a Sentence

  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. Raymond Starks:

    I would support laws allowing for conscientious objection in some circumstances.

  4. Pope Francis:

    Conscientious objection must enter into every juridical structure because it is a right.

  5. George Bernard Shaw:

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

Images & Illustrations of objection

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