What does dissentient mean?

dissentient meaning in General Dictionary

Disagreeing declaring dissent dissenting

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  • (of Catholics) declining to go to services associated with Church of England
  • disagreeing, specifically with a majority
  • Disagreeing; declaring dissent; dissenting.
  • a person who dissents.

dissentient meaning in General Dictionary

(v. i.) Disagreeing; declaring dissent; dissenting.

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  • (letter.) One that dissents.

Sentence Examples with the word dissentient

He was one of the 93 dissentient Liberals who by voting against the Liberal Government decided the fate of the Home Rule bill of 1886.

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