Simple Definition of objection
: a reason for disagreeing with or opposing something : a reason for objecting
law : an act of formally objecting to something during a trial.
—used as an interjection by lawyers during trials when they think something is not fair or proper
Full Definition of objection
1 : an act of objecting
2 a : a reason or argument presented in opposition b : a feeling or expression of disapproval
Examples of objection
My main objection is that some people will have to pay more than others.
He said he had no objection to the plan.
First Known Use of objection
Rhymes with objection
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OBJECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of objection
1 : an act of showing disapproval or great dislike
2 : a reason for or a feeling of disapproval <Her main objection to the purchase is the price.>
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