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Objection

Objection

WordNet



noun


(1)   (law) a procedure whereby a party to a suit says that a particular line of questioning or a particular witness or a piece of evidence or other matter is improper and should not be continued and asks the court to rule on its impropriety or illegality
(2)   The act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
(3)   The speech act of objecting
(4)   The act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. The act of objecting.
  2. A statement expressing opposition, or a reason or cause for expressing opposition.
  3. An official protest raised in a court of law during a legal trial over a violation of the rules of the court by the opposing party.