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Definition of dissent verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    dissent

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//dɪˈsɛnt//
     
    [intransitive] dissent (from something) (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dissent
     
    he / she / it dissents
     
    past simple dissented
     
    -ing form dissenting
     
     
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  1. to have or express opinions that are different from those that are officially accepted Only two ministers dissented from the official view.
  2.  
    adjective dissenting groups/voices/views/opinion
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: dissent

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