Dissent

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Dissent->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dissent
dissent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ discordance
discordance
&c.(disagreement) 24
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ difference diversity of opinion
difference diversity of opinion
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nonconformity
nonconformity
&c.(heterodoxy) 984
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ protestantism
protestantism
recusancy
schism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disaffection
disaffection
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ secession
secession
&c. 624
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ recantation
recantation
&c. 607
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dissension
dissension
&c.(discord) 713
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ discontent
discontent
&c. 832
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cavilling
cavilling
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ protest
protest
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ contradiction
contradiction
&c.(denial) 536
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ noncompliance
noncompliance
&c.(rejection) 764
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ dissentient
dissentient
dissenter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ non-juror
non-juror
non-content
nonconformist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sectary
sectary
separatist
recusant
schismatic
protestant
heretic
PARAG:Dissent->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dissent
dissent
demur
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ call in question
call in question
&c.(doubt) 485
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ differ in opinion
differ in opinion
disagree
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ say no
say no
&c. 536
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ refuse assent
refuse assent
refuse to admit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cavil
cavil
protest
raise one's voice against
repudiate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ contradict
contradict
&c.(deny) 536
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ have no notion of
have no notion of
differ toto caelo
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ revolt at
revolt at
revolt from the idea
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ shake the head
shake the head
shrug the shoulders
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ look askance
look askance
look askant
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ secede
secede
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ recant
recant
&c. 607
PARAG:Dissent->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dissenting
dissenting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ negative
negative
&c. 536
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dissident
dissident
disentient
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unconsenting
unconsenting
&c.(refusing) 764
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ non-content
non-content
nonjuring
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ protestant
protestant
recusant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unconvinced
unconvinced
unconverted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unavowed
unavowed
unacknowledged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ out of the question
out of the question
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ discontented
discontented
&c. 832
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unwilling
unwilling
&c. 603
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ extorted
extorted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ sectarian
sectarian
denominational
schismatic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ heterodox
heterodox
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ intolerant
intolerant
PARAG:Dissent->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ no
no
&c. 536
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ at variance
at variance
at issue with
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ under protest
under protest
PARAG:Dissent->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ God forbid
God forbid
=>!
not for the world
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ I'll be hanged if
I'll be hanged if
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ never tell me
never tell me
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ your humble servant
your humble servant
pardon me

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • dissent — ► VERB 1) express disagreement with a prevailing or official view. 2) disagree with the doctrine of an established or orthodox Church. ► NOUN ▪ the holding or expression of a dissenting view. ORIGIN Latin dissentire differ in sentiment …   English terms dictionary

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