Definition of objection
- file an objection to a proposed bankruptcy plan
My main objection is that some people will have to pay more than others.
He said he had no objection to the plan.
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: 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
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allowing a liquid or gas to pass through
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