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  Words related to objection

Related / Similar Words: protest, dissent, expostulation, remonstrance

 

Definition:
  • (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 protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent;
  • the speech act of objecting;
  • the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest;

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    Hyponyms: recusation, boycott, direct action, demonstration, manifestation, walkout, challenge, complaint, demur, demurral, demurrer, dissent, exception, gripe, kick, beef, bitch, squawk, protest, protestation

     

    Derivational Morphology: protest, resist, dissent, object, expostulate

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 异议   Dutch: tegenwerping  
    Finnish: vastaväite   French: objection  
    German: Einwand   Hungarian: ellenvetés  
    Italian: obiezione   Japanese: 反対  
    Korean: 반대   Portuguese: objeção  
    Russian: возражение   Spanish: objeción  
    Swedish: invändning  
     
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