Definition of dissenting
: of or relating to the English Nonconformists a dissenting church dissenting merchants
Examples of dissenting in a Sentence
dissenting views were ruthlessly suppressed under the dictatorship
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Since voucher recipients decide which candidates get this money based on their political preferences, the speech tax undermines dissenting views and entrenches popular ones.
The American university is where intellectuals with dissenting views are silenced — even physically assaulted — by mobs.
Unsurprisingly, the curriculums are severely biased with dissenting views unwelcome.
But crushing dissenting speech is a grave problem, regardless of which party wields the gavel.
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