Constant meetings hurled protestations against the bishops; no man was more active than the young Montrose.
The Sorbonne condemned the book, the priests persuaded the court that it was full of the most dangerous doctrines, and the author, terrified at the storm he had raised, wrote three separate retractations; yet, in spite of his protestations of orthodoxy, he had to give up his office at the court, and the book was publicly burned by the hangman.
Merrill Cooms transferred one hundred thousand dollars as a birthday present to Claire Elizabeth, over the unsuccessful protestations of mother and dad.
I have readily mixed the flats and the sharps and double sharps; so grammatical purists will have to hold their protestations.
Nor did I detect the ' powerful protestations against women's oppression ' suggested by John.