dissenting opinion

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Opinion of one or more judges that does not concur with the judgment delivered by the majority of judges hearing the case. Also called dissent.

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While having a discussion, debate, or argument, it is important to maintain civility by expressing a dissenting opinion diplomatically so as not to offend or upset the other person
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Whilst everyone likes having an opinion resonate with others, it is incredibly important to hear any dissenting opinion so that you can temper your point of view.
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Justice Scalia of the Supreme Court once again presented his dissenting opinion as he voted against the freedom of eating burritos .
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