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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of objecting or not approving during a vote.

Usage examples (2)
  • He argued that although "anger" was used to advertise these emergent talents, a better word for their "new spirit" would be "dissentience", a dissent from "majority...
  • It is not quite satisfactory to hold the same sentiments, in every small particular, with a man who clips his hair down to a quarter of an inch, and eats haricots with his... for more
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