raise an objection

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.
See also: objection, raise
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This time no one had the political courage to raise an objection.
They may have our stance on the issue in their files, but we did not raise an objection.
The JPO did, however, raise an objection to the wording of the claims which Chiron believes can be remedied by a minor amendment.