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English definition of “dissent”

dissent

noun [U]
 
 
/dɪˈsent/
a situation in which someone does not agree with something: There is a lot of dissent within the Church about gay priests.Arguments and disagreements
dissent verb [I] to not agree with other people about somethingArguing and disagreeing dissenter noun [C]
(Definition of dissent from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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