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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who objects or interposes an adverse opinion, reason, or argument; one who is unwilling to receive and abide by a proposition, decision, or argument advanced, or offers opposing opinions, arguments, or reasons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who objects; one who offers objections to a proposition or measure.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who objects to something.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person who dissents from some established policy

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