HyperDic: take_exception

English > 1 sense of the expression take exception:
VERBcommunicationtake exception, challengeraise a formal objection in a court of law
English > take exception: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
MeaningRaise a formal objection in a court of law.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Narrowerappealchallenge (a decision)
BroaderobjectExpress or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent

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