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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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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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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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To convey their protest, representatives of the community met the hotel authorities and raised an objection. Following which, the hotel released a statement and said it will change the name.
The power secretary raised an objection, saying even if the matter was resolved in DAC, it would still go to PAC.
Establishment division has raised an objection in the sent summary and also mentioned Islamabad High Court decision of Ali Arshad Hakim at which the court had ordered to stop direct appointment of Arshad Hakim and ordered to make appointment through competition process.
But Charnwood Borough Councillor, for the area, Coun Jenni Tillotson has raised an objection to the proposal saying: "I do not support this application.
In the meantime, he said, NAB's deputy prosecutor general Sardar Muzaffar Abbasi approached the rostrum and raised an objection that the complete answer should be read that 'when he appeared with the Aldar Audit Bureau report'.
Summary: The mother's attorney raised an objection to the man's "psychopath" claims.
Zarate raised an objection as well,' Tinio said during the Monday session.
KARACHI -- The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has raised an objection to the Asian Cricket Council's (ACC) decision of giving Pakistan hosting rights for Asian Emerging Nations Cup next year.
Malik Tahir advocate raised an objection to this and questioned if a law existed that allowed Tariq Asad to present a CD in the court against his client.
"The family should have raised an objection with the disciplinary committee instead of bringing a lawsuit against the school's management.
The word ' barber' was cut from the title since quite a few people working in salons raised an objection. But when someone raised an objection against Aamir's film, he was put down by the court.
8 and 22): If we lived in a cannibal society and someone raised an objection to the practice, that voice would be vilified, dismissed and mocked.
The Victorian Society today raised an objection to ``radical'' plans which will see part of the front facade of the building demolished to improve visitor access.
The High Court in Edinburgh was hearing police evidence about an interview with murder accused Luke Mitchell when defence lawyer Donald Findlay raised an objection.
A Pentagon spokesman said the decision was made because the Red Cross raised an objection, contending the images would violate international laws on the treatment of prisoners.