Definitions for "Dissent"
To differ in opinion; to be of unlike or contrary sentiment; to disagree; -- followed by from.
To differ; to be of a contrary nature.
The act of dissenting; difference of opinion; refusal to adopt something proposed; nonagreement, nonconcurrence, or disagreement.
Keywords:  coser, schapiro, walzer, irving, meyer
Dissent is a sentiment or philosophy of non-agreement or opposition to an idea (eg. a government's policies) or an entity (eg. an individual or political party which supports such policies). Antonyms include agreement, consensus and consent.
Dissent is a quarterly of politics, culture and social thought edited by Mitchell Cohen and Michael Walzer. It was founded in 1954 by a group of New York Intellectuals that included Irving Howe, Lewis A. Coser, and Meyer Schapiro.
the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
The Constitution of Michigan guarantees the right of a member "to dissent from and protest against any act, proceeding or resolution which he deems injurious to any person or the public, and have the reason for his dissent entered in the journal." A no vote explanation is a form of dissent.
Keywords:  assent, republicans, withhold
withhold assent; "Several Republicans dissented"
A full featured cross platform multimedia player/application. Supports audio and video files/streams, RSS feeds, Podcasts and contains a simple web browser. Dissent also integrates services from various organizations such as Amnesty International.
a clear example of that and the fact that it was overuled by SCOTUS shows how outside the mainstream he really is
To differ from an established church in regard to doctrines, rites, or government.
Separation from an established church, especially that of England; nonconformity.
Contrariety of nature; diversity in quality.
express opposition through action or words; "dissent to the laws of the country"
An action taken by a shareholder to remove shares from consideration in a merger and to seek redress for fair value of shares through the courts.
refusal to participate in research by an individual not able to provide free and informed consent.