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He did so despite the noise and disruption from those few board members dedicated to bringing political disruption and dissidence into our public educational system.

There’s still dissidence and there’s still problems and there’s uneven recovery.

Saudi spies have secretly repatriated Saudi college students whom they accused of dissidence or Islamic extremism in the United States.

But why would a group of hackers who pride themselves on dissidence develop such a conscience?

Most of them are still in prison, and even the most timid signs of dissidence are relentlessly snuffed out.

There have, however, been a few dissenters: and I venture to join myself to them in the very dissidence of their dissent.

So much is said nowadays about the dissidence of the spiritual and intellectual worlds.

That is how St. Paul describes the dissidence of dissent, as it was known to him by grievous experience.

He regarded heterodoxy as a power in itself, and took his inacquaintance with doctrines for a creative dissidence.

This is the just and honourable ground of that dissidence of feeling on the part of Talleyrand that culminated in desertion.


On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dissidence, such as: contention, disagreement, discordance, disharmony, dispute, and dissension.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.