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  Words related to protest

Related / Similar Words: objection, dissent, protestation, resist

 

Definition:
  • the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent;
  • a formal and solemn declaration of objection; "they finished the game under protest to the league president"; "the senator rose to register his protest"; "the many protestations did not stay the execution";
  • the act of making a strong public expression of disagreement and disapproval; "he shouted his protests at the umpire"; "a shower of protest was heard from the rear of the hall";
  • utter words of protest;
  • affirm or avow formally or solemnly; "The suspect protested his innocence";
  • express opposition through action or words; "dissent to the laws of the country";

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    Hyponyms: boycott, direct action, demonstration, manifestation, walkout, declaim, inveigh, strike, walk out, demonstrate, march, rebel, arise, rise, rise up, renegade

     

    Derivational Morphology: resist, dissent, object, protestation, dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestant, demonstrator, objection

     

    Anagrams: stopper, Sterope, spotter, stooper, poorest

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 抗议   Dutch: protesteren  
    Finnish: protestoida   French: protester  
    German: demonstrieren   Italian: protestare  
    Japanese: 抗議   Korean: 항의하다  
    Portuguese: protestar   Russian: протестовать  
    Slovene: ugovarjati   Spanish: protestar  
    Swedish: inlägga   Telugu: నిరసించు  
     
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