- to have or express opinions that are different from those that are officially accepted Only two ministers dissented from the official view.
- adjective dissenting groups/voices/views/opinion
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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