raise an objection (to someone or something)

(redirected from raised objections)

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.
See also: objection, raise

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.
See also: objection, raise, someone

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

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
References in classic literature ?
The Editor raised objections. `What WAS this time travelling?
The society's office-bearers also raised objections over the Lahore Orange Line Metro Train project, saying that the project had badly damaged the biodiversity of the city.
Hussain said the decision to form the sub committees was taken after the government raised objections. 'It is the government's understanding that the audit objections raised during the tenure of the PML-N government be reviewed.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress had raised objections on the affidavit filed by the cricketer-turned-politician.
However, the SC registrar had raised objections over the petitions and returned them, after which the party decided to approach the IHC on the matter.
ISLAMABAD -- The land directorate of Capital Development Authority (CDA) has raised objections over inclusion of 150 review claims for compensation in C-15 by the deputy commissioner (DC) office of the authority and termed them non-maintainable under the law.
The IHC Registrar Office had raised objections on the petition and pointed out that the copies of documents attached with case were not clear.
The IHC registrar again raised objections and returned the plea.
The apex court's registrar had later raised objections on the petition.
The state counsel raised objections saying defendant could influence the witnesses in the case.
StatisticsSecretary Rukhsana Yasmeen on Wednesday informed the pertinent National Assembly Standing Committee that noregion barring Karachi had raised objections over census results.The secretary informedthose presentthatcensus results had been finalised.
The appeal was heard by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar in his chamber after the Registrar Office raised objections on the petition, filed in May 2017 under Article 184 (3), making former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan respondents, by Advocate Sardar Ghazi on behalf of 17 retired military officers.
After hearing, the registrar office raised objections on the petition.The registrar office remarked that petition was based on mala fide intents.
The IMF has raised objections to Israel's banking reforms.
A PLANNING committee member has been told that people do play tennis during long winter nights after he raised objections to new floodlights at Cannon Hill Park courts.