Noun: dissent di'sent
- (law) the difference of one judge's opinion from that of the majority
"he expressed his dissent in a contrary opinion"
- A difference of opinion
- The act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
- protest, objection
- Withhold assent
"Several Republicans dissented"
- Express opposition through action or words
"dissent to the laws of the country";
- protest, resist
- Be of different opinions
"She dissents with her husband on many questions";
- disagree, differ, take issue
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