Immediately Chris Hill objected: It was a huge concession, but it was not all of the city.
McClain could have objected, but that would have been going against what has become common practice.
Moscow objected to a speech in which she claimed that détente was impractical when the Soviet Union was “bent on world dominance.”
In 1982 he objected to being included in a book of British poets, and he was ever loyal to Ireland.
Could owners who objected to vaccinations, on religious grounds, delete such healthcare provisions from their coverage?
The only thing I objected to was that we had too many newly found friends.
"But she'll be beaten to pieces on the rocks," Clif objected.
Their parents, thinking of the fight with the moose, and knowing the reckless spirit of the boys, had at first objected.
And if he objected—as he usually did—they were sure to laugh and call him "Runt."
Clarence did not answer this question directly: 'But,' he objected desperately, 'those were converted Indians.
late 14c., "tangible thing, something perceived or presented to the senses," from Medieval Latin objectum "thing put before" (the mind or sight), noun use of neuter of Latin obiectus "lying before, opposite" (as a noun in classical Latin, "charges, accusations"), past participle of obicere "to present, oppose, cast in the way of," from ob "against" (see ob-) + iacere "to throw" (see jet (v.)). Sense of "thing aimed at" is late 14c. No object "not a thing regarded as important" is from 1782. As an adjective, "presented to the senses," from late 14c. Object lesson "instruction conveyed by examination of a material object" is from 1831.
c.1400, "to bring forward in opposition," from Old French objecter and directly from Latin obiectus, past participle of obiectare "to cite as grounds for disapproval, set against, oppose," literally "to put or throw before or against," frequentative of obicere (see object (n.)). Related: Objected; objecting.