Definition of 'objection'
- the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
Synonyms: expostulation remonstrance remonstration
- the speech act of objecting
- the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
Synonyms: protest dissent
- (law) a procedure whereby a party to a suit says that a particular line of questioning or a particular witness or a piece of evidence or other matter is improper and should not be continued and asks the court to rule on its impropriety or illegality