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Another word for protest

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Verb
  1. To express opposition, often by argument

      1. To utter a harsh scream; screech.
      2. To utter a loud, harsh cry, as a parrot or chicken does
      3. (Informal) To complain or protest noisily or peevishly.
      1. To extend the leg away from the body; strike out with the foot or feet.
      2. To drive or move (a ball, etc.) by striking with the foot
      3. (Informal) To object strongly; complain; grumble
      1. To say or plead in protest, objection, complaint, etc.
      2. (Obs.) To point out; show; demonstrate
      3. To present and urge reasons in opposition or complaint; protest; object; expostulate
      1. To present a dissenting or opposing argument; raise an objection:
      2. To put forward in or as a reason for opposition; offer as criticism:
      3. To bring forward as a reason, instance, etc.; adduce
      1. To make a violent verbal attack; talk or write bitterly (against); rail
      2. To give vent to angry disapproval; protest vehemently.
      1. To reason earnestly with someone in an effort to dissuade or correct; remonstrate.
      2. To reason with a person earnestly, objecting to that person's actions or intentions; remonstrate (with)
      3. To say in protest; object:
      1. To leave out; exclude:
      2. (Now Rare) To object; take exception
      3. To object:
      1. (Law) To enter a demurrer
      2. To voice opposition; object:
      3. To hesitate because of one's doubts or objections; have scruples; object
      1. To bring a legal case testing the validity of an action, particularly by the government.
      2. To take exception to; call into question; dispute:
      3. To summon to action, effort, or use; stimulate:
Noun
  1. The act of expressing strong or reasoned opposition

    See also:

    support

Another word for protest

Noun
  1. Objection

    See also:

    objection

  2. Public demonstration

      1. A display of consensus or unanimity, often staged or forced, or a gathering of persons putting on such a display
      2. An outdoor gathering or demonstration that is a public display or expression of love, unity, etc., as of hippies in the 1960s
      3. A gathering to engender and promote love, as for the satisfaction of the participants or as a form of social activism.
      1. An extended session, as on a college or university campus, for lectures and discussions on an important, usually controversial issue.
      2. An extended session of lectures or discussions on controversial topics as a form of protest.
      3. A special, extended meeting, as at a college or university, with lectures, discussion, and debate on a controversial issue, esp. such a meeting held to protest against some policy
      1. The act of occupying the seats or an area of a segregated establishment to protest racial discrimination.
      2. A method of protesting the policy of a government, business, etc., in which demonstrators sit in, and refuse to leave, a public place, thus blocking traffic, disrupting operations, etc.
      1. A legal authorization, usually by a law passed in an emergency, to delay payment of money due, as by a bank or debtor nation
      2. (Law) A lawful suspension of the payment of certain debts during a period of financial or civil distress.
      3. Any authorized delay or stopping of some specified activity
      1. Harassing labour; trouble; disturbance.
      2. A state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult:
      3. Tumult; commotion; uproar; confusion
      1. Great emotional disturbance; agitation of mind, etc.
      2. Noisy commotion, as of a crowd; uproar
      3. Confusion; agitation; disturbance
      1. A loud noise or outcry; a hubbub.
      2. A vehement expression of discontent or protest:
      3. A vehement, continued expression of the general feeling or of public opinion; loud demand or complaint
      1. A riot caused by racial hatred or dissension.
      2. Violence and fighting in a community, brought on by racial conflicts and hatreds
      1. An illustration or explanation, as of a theory or product, by exemplification or practical application:
      2. The act or process of providing evidence for or showing the truth of something:
      3. An expression or manifestation, as of one's feelings:
      1. An organized automobile run, esp. of sports cars on public roads, designed to test driving skills
      2. A gathering, especially one intended to inspire enthusiasm for a cause:
      3. A competition in which automobiles are driven over public roads and under normal traffic regulations but with specified rules as to speed, time, and route.
      1. A large public meeting to discuss public affairs, demonstrate public approval or disapproval, etc.
    See also:

    objection

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