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a person who dissents from the doctrine of an established church

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characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

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disagreeing, especially with a majority

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By using its position in Government to attack the family assets of a political opponent the AKP party shows it has no confidence in winning the political debate.
Dver also questioned Carney about whether he thought any of the girls was linked to his political opponents in either the 1997 or 1999 Palmdale municipal elections.
PESHAWAR -- Provincial Secretary Information of PPP KP and former minister, Liaqat Shabab here Tuesday accused the PTI government of victimizing political opponents through partial accountability process that was against norms of justice and fair play.
All political parties should refrain to use derogatory language against political opponents, he said talking to PTV.
Gen (Retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch has said former Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif had not used any unparlimentary language against political opponents.
He asked the political opponents to let the coun-try move forward and do not give an opportunity to the enemy to harm it.
He asked the political opponents to let the country move forward and do not give an opportunity to the enemy to harm it.
ASTORE:Pakistan Muslim League-N Astore President, Alam Shah here Monday said participation of sea of people in the massive rallies of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in various districts have created cracks in the hearts of political opponents of the country.
Khawaja Muhammad Asif vowed to continue the journey of socio-economic and human development, and masses' prosperity in the country despite all the hurdles being created by the political opponents to weaken the national economy.
He has on many occasions, for example, said things like 'Baby Bhutto' and 'Shareef monarchy' in an attempt to undermine his political opponents.
Failing to learn a lesson from the past, Maryam Nawaz Sharif once again in her recent address to workers' convention bashed the judiciary and her party's political opponents.
He cautioned his political opponents against engaging in mudslinging to keep the political atmosphere positive before the general elections.
GOVERNOR Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state has rejected assertions that the state government was bagging stones and presenting as rice to the unsuspecting public, saying that the rumour is the handiwork of political opponents.
TAP) - The Democratic Current warned on Sunday the ruling coalition against any instrumentalisation of Justice aimed at "terrorising" the political opponents, to question the sincerity of the polls and favour the return of dictatorship.
Addressing a pubic meeting, leader of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz s (PMLN) Maryam Nawaz accused political opponents of hiding behind state-institutions and the apex court.