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noun [countable/uncountable]     objection pronunciation in American English
/əbˈdʒekʃ(ə)n/
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pluralobjections
  1. a statement that shows that you disagree with a plan, or a reason for your disagreement
    objection to:

    I would like to put forward several objections to this proposal.

    have no objection:

    I think I’ll move on to the next point, if you have no objection.

    raise/make an objection (=express an objection):

    They raised no objections to the plans.

    strong/serious objection:

    The road was built despite strong objections from local residents.

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