Definition for DIS-SENT'

DIS-SENT', v.i. [L. dissensio; dis and sentio, to think.]

  1. To disagree in opinion; to differ; to think in a different or contrary manner; with from. There are many opinions in which men dissent from us, as they dissent from each other.
  2. To differ from an established church, in regard to doctrines, rites or government.
  3. To differ; to be of a contrary nature. [Less proper.] – Hooker.

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