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disjunction, disjuncture, Disseverance, Disseverment, disunion, severance, partition, detachment, parting, separation.
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dissenting
Definition:
disagreeing, especially with a majority

Synonyms:

adjective
all
dissenting, dissident, dissentient.
conflicting
brawling, raucous, antipathetic, dissonant, harsh, feuding, discordant, bickering, loath, Squabbling, warring, disharmonious, clamoring, contentious, rioting, dissident, hostile, colliding, clashing, antagonistic, cacophonous, tense, differing, conflicting, rowing.
contentious
controversial, contrary, oppositional, quarrelsome, resistant, confrontational, dissident, argumentive, protesting, antagonistic, contentious, conflicting.
defiant
insolent, insurgent, resistant, rebellious, recalcitrant, bold, daring, challenging, stubborn, confrontational, insubordinate, factious, conflicting, obstinate, defiant, audacious.
disagreeing
at odds.
negative
anti, naysaying, Refusing, unaffirmative, negative, contrary, Privative, recusant, opposing, unenthusiastic.
sectarian
unorthodox, factional, idolatrous, demonical, nonconforming, animalistic, pantheistic, sectarian, unscriptural, nonorthodox, bohemian, Fetishistic, non-Christian, heretic, atheistic, barbarous, iconoclastic, nonreligious, unchristian, heathen, non-believing, heterodox, pagan.
skeptical
mistrustful, aporetic, unconvinced, SHOW-ME.
noun
dissenting
dissident, negative, dissentient.
verb
conflicting
clamoring, brawling, disagreeing, colliding, conflicting, antagonizing, differing, blasting, bickering, Altercating, broiling, rioting, Squabbling, contending, sparing, clashing, feuding, rowing.
contending
hassling, Withstanding, Encountering, Vying, struggling, defending, standing, Quarreling, opposing, wrestling, wrangling, contrasting, arguing, Disputing.
defying
Affronting, rebelling, Countermanding, Counteracting, Contravening, Resisting, daring, Defying, facing, crossing, countering, challenging, confronting.
disagreeing
Demurring, Rejecting, complaining, Repudiating, Objecting.
Examples of usage:
  1. He was wildly excited, and daring enough at that moment for anything, and his daring and recklessness inspired the jackals with respect, and, in spite of a few dissenting voices, Jinks promptly took the leadership of the pack without more ado. – Rataplan by Ellen Velvin
  2. Take, therefore, from this not all useless hand The crown of honor- not in all the land One honest man dissenting from the choice, Nor in approval one Fred. – Black Beetles in Amber by Ambrose Bierce
  3. A power to alter the constitution, as has just been remarked, has been granted, by which even the dissenting states have become bound. – Recollections of Europe by J. Fenimore Cooper
  4. Illinois, finally came to the United States Supreme Court and was decided in favor of the State, two of the justices dissenting. – The Agrarian Crusade A Chronicle of the Farmer in Politics by Solon J. Buck
  5. There was not a dissenting voice. – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur

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