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The main objection is that employers are better placed than government to do this. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In so doing she may be able to salvage our precious right to conscientious objection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One local businessman raised an objection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet he conspicuously fails to deal with the strongest of the objections. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What objections does she raise about these euphemisms? Goshgarian, Gary Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)My objection is to people being rewarded for failure. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What kind of legal objections can we make? Times, Sunday Times (2015)That was my one objection dealt with. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We see no moral objection to enjoying both serious and popular culture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Criminal anarchists plead conscientious objection as an excuse for their crimes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are two main objections to this mammoth undertaking. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is not a strong objection at all. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But other people based their objections on economics and a healthy realism. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Others decided to make their objection known physically. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Over all these practical objections was one of tone and attitude. Frank Welsh THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)But it is difficult to see the objection. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A second generation biofuel made from waste may meet many objections. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are two official objections. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was a conscientious objection. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The police also approve it before it is sent to the clubs, at which point they can raise any objections they may have. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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British English: objection /əbˈdʒɛkʃən/ NOUN
If you make an objectionto something, you say that you do not like it or agree with it.
Two main objections to the proposal have been raised.
  • American English: objection
  • Arabic: اِعْتِرَاضٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: objeção
  • Chinese: 异议
  • Croatian: primjedba
  • Czech: námitka
  • Danish: protest
  • Dutch: bezwaar
  • European Spanish: objeción
  • Finnish: vastalause
  • French: objection
  • German: Einwand
  • Greek: ένσταση
  • Italian: obiezione
  • Japanese: 反対
  • Korean: 이의
  • Norwegian: innvending
  • Polish: sprzeciw
  • European Portuguese: objeção
  • Romanian: obiecție
  • Russian: возражение
  • Spanish: objeción
  • Swedish: invändning
  • Thai: ความรู้สึกคัดค้าน
  • Turkish: itiraz
  • Ukrainian: заперечення
  • Vietnamese: sự phản đối

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