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ˈdɪs ɪ dəntdis·si·dent

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  1. dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestantadjective

    a person who dissents from some established policy

    Synonyms:
    contestant, dissenter, demonstrator, objector, protester

    Antonyms:
    orthodox, affirmative, affirmatory

  2. dissident, heretical, heterodoxadjective

    characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

    Synonyms:
    dissentient, heretical, dissenting(a), heterodox

    Antonyms:
    affirmative, orthodox, affirmatory

  3. dissentient, dissenting(a), dissidentadjective

    disagreeing, especially with a majority

    Antonyms:
    affirmative, orthodox, affirmatory

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dissidentnoun

    Synonyms:
    dissenter, nonconformist

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Dissident":

    Stanislav Sevostyanikhin

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How to use dissident in a sentence?

  1. Václav Havel:

    You do not become a dissident just because you decide one day to take up this most unusual career. You are thrown into it by your personal sense of responsibility, combined with a complex set of external circumstances. You are cast out of the existing structures and placed in a position of conflict with them. It begins as an attempt to do your work well, and ends with being branded an enemy of society.

  2. Simon Byrne:

    The minute we go into that area in a way that looks like checkpoints, or supporting other agencies to staff checkpoints, we become a target for those dissident Republicans.

  3. Deputy Interior Secretary Alejandro Encinas:

    We are beginning a joint recuperation of spaces where torture and killings of dissident men and women were carried out in those years.

  4. Reverend Grigory Mikhnov-Vaytenko:

    I was born and grew up in a dissident family.

  5. Ireland Minister Theresa Villiers:

    Dissident republicans remain a severe threat and at any given time a terrorist attack from them is highly likely.


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