• To disagree with or oppose something or someone; to raise an objection.
  • To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.
  • To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.


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  • From Old French object, from Medieval Latin obiectum ("object"), from obiectus, perfect passive participle of obiciō, from iaciō, as a gloss of Ancient Greek ἀντικείμενον.

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