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not see any objection

(to something) Go to see no objection (to something).
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raise (an) objection (to someone or something)

to mention an objection about someone or something. I hope your family won't raise an objection to my staying for dinner. I'm certain no one will raise an objection. We are delighted to have you.
See also: objection, raise

see no objection

(to something) and not see any objection (to something) not to think of any objection to something. I see no objection to your idea. Do you see any objection? I do not see any objection to anything you have done. see one's way (clear) (to do something) to find it possible to do something. I'd be happy if you could see your way clear to attend our meeting. I wanted to be there, but I couldn't see my way clear.
See also: objection, see

raise an objection

Protest, as in I'll raise no objections to your proposed bill if you promise to support me next time. The use of raise in the sense of "bring up" or "mention" dates from the mid-1600s.
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Although the ministry has thus far received official confirmation of only three objections -- one from the United Kingdom, and two from private businesses that trade the cheese, one located in the US and one in Australia -- Kouyialis said more can be expected, most likely from "Turkey and Arab countries".
The petitioner has prayed the court to eliminate the objections raised by registrar on her petition and the appeal be fixed for hearing before full court bench.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday accepted bail application of Gullu Butt for hearing after removing objections marked by the registrar office.
Filey Brigg and Newport Bridge Changes to the Coast Path between Filey Brigg and Newport Bridge A call for representations and objections Natural England has been asked by the government to establish a continuous walking route around England's coastline.
The Court of Appeals found that the notices incorrectly implied that Class members had to attend the Final Approval Hearing in order to have any objections to the Settlement considered by the Court.
Eleven objections, including nine objections for parliamentary elections and two objections for municipal council elections, had been received," Legislation and Legal Opinion Authority chairman and High Elections Committee chief executive Abdulla Al Buainain said yesterday.
3 eI (BNA): The Chairman of the Legislation and Legal Opinion Authority and Executive Director of 2014 Parliamentary and Municipal Elections Commission Abdullah Hassan Al-Buainain said that the Court of Cassation today will consider one objection today and three other objections tomorrow regarding the elections, pointing out that 11 objections were raised during the elections.
Countries are able to file objections to a member country s proposed laws when they believe those regulations create obstacles to the free movement of goods, the freedom to provide services or the freedom of establishment of services operators within the internal market.
Town Counsel Lauren Goldberg of Kopelman & Paige was present to guide and answer questions that the registrars had on the objections.
Existing suppliers have always been able to raise objections against an application to switch away from them and customers and their brokers have had five days to resolve the issue.
However the publication of the notice provides for a 28 day period for those with an interest in the school to send in their objections to the council's proposals by the end of the month.
Article 80 was adopted with a majority of 168 votes, with 14 abstentions and 3 objections.
KARACHI -- The Tribunal headed by Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui disposed of all the objections filed about de-limitation of various areas of the city for Local Government elections.
Objections had been raised by one of the clubs on how I was not a resident of Mumbai and I was disqualified.
A total of 466 objections have been received and Val Barnes, of the Whittonstall Action Group opposing the application, said last week's public meeting at Snods Edge provided evidence of the weight of feeling in the area.