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dissent
n. (law) the difference of one judge's opinion from that of the majority; "he expressed his dissent in a contrary opinion"

Verbs (8)

dissent
v. withhold assent; "Several Republicans dissented"
take issue, dissent, differ, disagree
v. be of different opinions; "I beg to differ!"; "She disagrees with her husband on many questions"
dissent, resist, protest
v. express opposition through action or words; "dissent to the laws of the country"

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Fuzzynyms (47)

repudiation
n. refusal to acknowledge or pay a debt or honor a contract (especially by public authorities); "the repudiation of the debt by the city"
disregard, ignore, neglect
v. give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors"
repudiate
v. reject as untrue, unfounded, or unjust; "She repudiated the accusations"
disclaim
v. renounce a legal claim or title to
quibble
v. evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections
altercate, argufy, scrap, dispute, quarrel
v. have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These two fellows are always scrapping over something"
oppose
v. be against; express opposition to; "We oppose the ban on abortion"
push aside, brush off, brush aside, ignore, discount, disregard, dismiss
v. bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
object
v. be averse to or express disapproval of; "My wife objects to modern furniture"
demur
v. enter a demurrer
disavow
v. refuse to acknowledge; disclaim knowledge of; responsibility for, or association with; "Her husband disavowed her after 30 years of marriage and six children"
condemn
v. appropriate (property) for public use; "the county condemned the land to build a highway"
struggle, fight, contend
v. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
desist, refrain, abstain
v. choose not to consume; "I abstain from alcohol"
put away, cast away, throw away, cast out, throw out, cast aside, chuck out, toss away, toss out, dispose, toss, fling, discard
v. throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
disown, disinherit
v. prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting
boycott
v. refuse to sponsor; refuse to do business with
picket
v. serve as pickets or post pickets; "picket a business to protest the layoffs"

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Antonyms (8)

acquiesce, accede, assent
v. to agree or express agreement; "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"
acquiesce, accede, assent
v. to agree or express agreement; "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"
agree
v. consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something; "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"
agree
v. consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something; "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"

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