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raise an objection (to someone or something)

To make one's opposition to or disapproval of someone or something known or heard. Her parents raised an objection to the wedding because of her fiancé's reputation. We won't raise any objections, so long as it's understood that your firm will be covering all the applicable fees.
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see no objection

To not have or be able to think of any opposition to or disapproval of something. The board saw no objection to Mary becoming president of the company. We see no objection to your proposal, so long as it's understood that your firm will be covering all the applicable fees.
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not see any objection

To not have or be able to think of any opposition to or disapproval of something. The board didn't see any objection to Mary becoming president of the company. We don't see any objection to your proposal, so long as it's understood that your firm will be covering all the applicable fees.
See also: any, not, objection, see

raise an objection

To vocalize one's objection to or protest against something. If no one raises an objection, we will consider the issue closed for the purposes of our meeting. The legal team for the defendant raised an objection to the prosecutor's line of questioning.
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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.
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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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The Delimitation Commission will hear the objections / proposals, to be reached by the above last date, in his office chamber located at House No.
"Impure Semiotic Objections to Markets." Public Affairs Quarterly 32, no.
Raising objection, the power secretary said, 'The meetings of the PAC sub committees are being held every day.
The Commission had received 52 written objections by the deadline on 2nd April 2019 and one which was received after the prescribed cut off time.
Later, Justice (retd) Siddiqui filed appeal in the Supreme Court against Registrar Office objections.
Without naming the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), he suggested that the members should leave the meeting when audit objections were discussed of the period when they were in power.
The Cook County Officers Electoral Board determined that Courtney Lang can remain on the April 2 ballot over the objection of fellow District 59 candidate Daniel Naumowicz.
However, two candidates running for elections in the Northern Governorate - Jamal Yousef in constituency 12 (Demistan, Malkiya, Karzakan, and Al Louzy) for parliament and Ahmed Mahfoudh in constituency 6 (A'ali) for municipal council - had their objections upheld yesterday.
Bawin said these objections were submitted well within the stipulated period fixed by the party headquarters.
According to the notice, the members and shareholders of the bank, as on 27-04-2015, were invited to file their written objections to the valuation of the bank as set out in the scheme of amalgamation to the Director, Banking Policy and Regulations Department, State Bank of Pakistan, within 15 days of the notice.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairperson Imran Khan's legal counsel submitted reply over objections to his candidacy for upcoming general elections for NA-53 constituency of Islamabad.
ByBrandy M.Poss<br />In most cases, a party's objections will not be preserved for appeal if the order is simply endorsed "seen and objected to." Likewise, it is not sufficient to state thetrialcourt's ruling is contrary to the law and evidence.Objections must be stated with specificity at the time of the trial court's ruling.<br />Rule 5A:18<br />Rule 5A:18 of the Rules of Courtstatesm"No ruling of the trial court .
The commission said that it has received 1286 objections during thirty days till 3rd of last month.
According to ECP, the commission had published the preliminary delimitation of constituencies of national and provincial assemblies on March 5 and continued receiving objections on these delimitation in 30 days from across the country.
ISLAMABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan has rejected the objections raised over the constituency delimitation of Swabi and Haripur, while reserving its verdict on the National Assembly constituencies of Peshawar.