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1. One who dissents: political dissenters.
2. often Dissenter One who refuses to accept the doctrines or usages of an established or a national church, especially a Protestant who dissents from the Church of England.
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(Ecclesiastical Terms) (also capital) Christianity chiefly Brit a Nonconformist or a person who refuses to conform to the established church
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1. a person who dissents, as from an established church or political party.
2. (sometimes cap.) a person who dissents from the Church of England.
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|Noun||1.||dissenter - a person who dissents from some established policy|
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
political dissident - a dissenter from political orthodoxy
NIMBY - someone who objects to siting something in their own neighborhood but does not object to it being sited elsewhere; an acronym for not in my backyard
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noun objector, dissident, nonconformist, protestant, disputant They do not tolerate dissenters in their ranks.
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dissenter[dɪˈsentəʳ] N (Pol, Rel) → disidente mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
dissenter[dɪˈsɛntər] n → contestataire mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Abweichler(in) m(f); (Eccl also) → Dissenter m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
dissenter[dɪˈsɛntəʳ] n (Rel, Pol) → dissidente m/f
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