objection

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objection(
uhb
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jehk
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (contrary perspective)
a. la objeción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
One of the members of the board raised an objection about the proposed budget.Uno de los miembros del consejo puso una objeción sobre el presupuesto propuesto.
b. el inconveniente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
If there's no objection, can we agree to meet a month from today?¿Si no hay ningún inconveniente, podemos ponernos de acuerdo para reunirnos en un mes?
2. (dislike)
a. la oposición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
It's clear that your objection is based on personal interests, not on the good of the business.Está claro que tu oposición está basada en intereses personales, no en el bien de la empresa.
b. el reparo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
You can spend the night at your friend's house as long as his mother has no objection.Puedes pasar la noche en la casa de tu amigo si su madre no tiene ningún reparo.
c. el inconveniente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Do you have any objection to us bringing a bottle of wine?¿Tienen algún inconveniente con que llevemos una botella de vino?
d. en contra (adjective)
The landlady has no objection against us having a dog, but we have to pay a deposit.La casera no tiene nada en contra de que tengamos un perro pero tenemos que pagar un depósito.
3. (legal)
a. la protesta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Objection overruled. You may continue, counselor.No ha lugar a la protesta. Puede seguir, abogado.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
4. (legal)
a. protesto
Objection, Your Honor! The question is irrelevant!¡Protesto, Su Señoría! ¡La pregunta es irrelevante!
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objection
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el objeción f, reparo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
to raise objectionsponer objeciones or reparos
I see no objectionno veo ningún inconveniente
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objection [əbˈdʒekʃən]
noun
1 (aversion)
do you have any objection to my smoking? ¿le molesta que fume?
I have no objection to the large sums won in the lottery, but...
I have no objection to people having a celebration, but ... no tengo nada en contra de que la gente celebre cosas, pero ...
I take it you've no objection to giving us a urine sample? he had no objections to what she was doing
2 (opposing view) objeción (f); (problem) inconveniente (m)
are there any objections? ¿alguna objeción?; ¿alguien en contra?; what is your objection? ¿qué objeción tienes?
we have no objection to the plan no tenemos ninguna objeción al plan
he had made it clear that he had no objection to such a meeting
I have no objection no tengo inconveniente; do you have any objection to my going? ¿tienes algún inconveniente en que vaya (yo)?; they had no objection to our being present no tuvieron ningún inconveniente en que or no pusieron ninguna objeción a que estuviéramos presentes
she made no objection no puso ninguna objeción
it met with no objection nadie se opuso
to raise objections (to sth) poner objeciones (a algo)
Third World countries on the council have raised objections to what they call punitive language the movie industry has raised some objections to the system she [raised] no objection He made no objection to the presence of the French force
I see no objection no veo inconveniente
[there] is no objection to your going
3 (Jur)
objection! ¡protesto!
objection overruled! no ha lugar a la protesta
objection sustained! ha lugar a la protesta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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