He told those who remonstrated to mind their own business.
"I'm trying to defend you," remonstrated the Tin Woodman.
But though he thus sacrificed his own prospects to the cardinal's good pleasure, Dlugosz was far too sagacious to approve of the provocative attitude of Olesnicki, and frequently and fearlessly remonstrated with him on his conduct.
He was urged by the Liberals to put himself into open opposition to the government; this he refused to do, but he remonstrated privately with the king.
The First Consul, finding his plans of seizing Lisbon frustrated, remonstrated with his brother, who thereupon resigned his post, and returned to Paris, there taking part in the opposition which the Tribunate offered to some of Napoleon's schemes.