How Do You Spell DISSENT?

Correct spelling for the English word "dissent" is [d_ɪ_s_ˈɛ_n_t], [dɪsˈɛnt], [dɪsˈɛnt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of DISSENT

  1. Difference of opinion; declaration of disagreement in opinion; separation from an established church, especially that of England.

Common Misspellings for DISSENT

Below is the list of 519 misspellings for the word "dissent".

Usage Examples for DISSENT

  1. Presbyterian Dissent at that time, besides, did not stand very high in England. - "Poetical Works of Akenside" by Mark Akenside
  2. It is quite true that various of the sects within the English Church, especially those which dissent from the Establishment, might find themselves in accordance with much that Wilde said. - "Oscar Wilde" by Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
  3. I read your paper, and know that your feeling is hostile toward the negro, but- The major made a gesture of dissent, but remained courteously silent until Mr. Delamere had finished. - "The Marrow of Tradition" by Charles W. Chesnutt
  4. When he assured me that this calamity had come about, I would have added a richly- gilded brick from my store for transmission also, in the hope that the neglected and capricious shadow would grant me an immunity from its resentful attention, but the one in question raised a barrier of dissent. - "The Mirror of Kong Ho" by Ernest Bramah
  5. This provoked a trailing exclamation of dissent and disgust. - "The Confessions of a Beachcomber" by E J Banfield