raise objections

Also found in: Idioms.
References in classic literature ?
In such a case, a plain and open avowal of his difficulties would have been more to his honour I think, as well as more consistent with his general character;--but I will not raise objections against any one's conduct on so illiberal a foundation, as a difference in judgment from myself, or a deviation from what I may think right and consistent.
But what could they have done even if they had been prepared to raise objections.
She said no body could raise objections if the accountability process was same and transparent for everyone without any discrimination.
Existing suppliers have always been able to raise objections against an application to switch away from them and customers and their brokers have had five days to resolve the issue.
WHEN Freddy Shepherd purchased the La Sagesse site, he must have known the local residents would raise objections to any change or use, irrespective of how good it was.
On the objections raised by some investors against the new law, the minister said: "They have the right to raise objections and file them in the Court of Grievances or Shariah Courts to protect their interests.
On 23 July 2003, the Commission decided not to raise objections to the capital increase plan, notified by Belgium on 3 December 2002, finding that the capital increase did not in itself constitute state aid.
It's difficult to stand here and raise objections but we are fighting for our survival.
Post Office bosses plan to close and reduce services at 96 offices in Northern Ireland with a six-week public consultation period for local people to raise objections.
Severe congestion on the road ( which operates at 67% beyond its capacity at peak times ( has led the Highways Agency to raise objections to a series of developments which could increase traffic.
Still, there are those who are suspicious of political motivations, and who raise objections to global warming's threat.
The EC has been reviewing the alliance since its 2000 launch and said yesterday that it "does not raise objections to the alliance as a whole but has concerns about a limited number of routes" on which SkyTeam cooperation "may have a negative effect on competition.