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Throwing up the window, he saw his young son attempting to mount the groom's pony: the latter objecting.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
He knew they were great friends, and he never had dreamed of objecting till now that he was himself out of favor.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
Realizing the futility of objecting, Peter Gross and Paddy permitted themselves to be locked in the place once more.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
They desired to be understood, however, as not objecting to all the new Directors.
ART IN ENGLANDDUTTON COOK
Refusing to go in the first place, and now objecting to coming home.
QUINALICE HEGAN RICE
Better reasons can be found for objecting to some other modes of association on the part of children of the two sexes.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
Of course, I do not mean to be understood here as objecting to any temperate and earnest attempt by men or women to amend law.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
Morsfield, entirely objecting to asinine harness with him, mocked at his invocation and intonation of the name of Jove.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
As opportunities of objecting to Monsieur's conduct were innumerable, the Chevalier's impertinent boast was soon put to the test.
COURT BEAUTIES OF OLD WHITEHALLW. R. H. TROWBRIDGE
And I understand now that he is following you with another dauphin, and objecting to you in various delicate ways.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OBJECTING

  • belligerent
  • contumacious
  • declinatory
  • declining
  • divergent
  • impatient
  • irregular
  • negative
  • objecting
  • rebellious
  • recalcitrant
  • refractory
  • refusing
  • restive
  • truculent
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