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Synonyms for dissent
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dissent(noun)

    (law) the difference of one judge's opinion from that of the majority

    "he expressed his dissent in a contrary opinion"

    Synonyms:
    protest, objection

    Antonyms:
    assent, acquiesce, accede

  2. dissent(noun)

    a difference of opinion

    Synonyms:
    protest, objection

    Antonyms:
    accede, assent, acquiesce

  3. protest, objection, dissent(verb)

    the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent

    Synonyms:
    protest, remonstrance, remonstration, objection, protestation, expostulation

    Antonyms:
    accede, acquiesce, assent

  4. dissent(verb)

    withhold assent

    "Several Republicans dissented"

    Synonyms:
    differ, resist, protest, take issue, disagree

    Antonyms:
    accede, assent, acquiesce

  5. protest, resist, dissent(verb)

    express opposition through action or words

    "dissent to the laws of the country"

    Synonyms:
    baulk, reject, stand, disagree, resist, hold out, fend, withstand, balk, take issue, jib, stand firm, defy, refuse, protest, differ

    Antonyms:
    acquiesce, accede, assent

  6. disagree, differ, dissent, take issue(verb)

    be of different opinions

    "I beg to differ!"; "She disagrees with her husband on many questions"

    Synonyms:
    differ, disaccord, protest, discord, resist, disagree, take issue

    Antonyms:
    accede, assent, acquiesce

Wiktionary

  1. dissent(verb)

    To disagree; to withhold assent. Construed with from (or, formerly, to).

    Antonyms:
    agreement, assent, capitulation, consensus, allow, accept, agree, follow

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dissent

    Synonyms:
    contend, contradict, decline, demur, deny, differ, disagree, dispute, oppose, protest, refuse

    Antonyms:
    accede, accept, accord, acquiesce, admit, agree, approve, assent, coincide, combine, comply, concur, consent, harmonize

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dissent(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    withhold assent, refuse to agree

  2. dissent(n.)

    Synonyms:
    disagreement, difference of opinion

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Translations for dissent

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  • معارArabic
  • разногласие, несъгласие, не се съгласявам, разколBulgarian
  • dissentierenGerman
  • αντίρρησηGreek
  • disentir, discrepar, disensiónSpanish
  • olla eri mieltä, toisinajatteluFinnish
  • mì-chòrd, eas-aontaScottish Gaelic
  • मतभेदHindi
  • discrepare, disconvenire, dissentire, divergereItalian
  • van mening verschillen, afwijking van meningDutch
  • dissentir, discordarPortuguese
  • несогласие, раскол, разногласие, расходиться, инакомыслие, воRussian
  • ІнакомисленняUkrainian
  • 异议Chinese

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