WikiDictionary.org






Wiki Dictionary Search





Protest (IPA: /ˈpɹoʊˌtɛst/, /pɹəˈtɛst/)


Protest (v. i.)

To affirm in a public or formal manner; to bear witness; to declare solemnly; to avow.

Protest (v. i.)

To make a solemn declaration (often a written one) expressive of opposition; -- with against; as, he protest against your votes.

Protest (v. t.)

To make a solemn declaration or affirmation of; to proclaim; to display; as, to protest one's loyalty.

Protest (v. t.)

To call as a witness in affirming or denying, or to prove an affirmation; to appeal to.

Protest (v.)

A solemn declaration of opinion, commonly a formal objection against some act; especially, a formal and solemn declaration, in writing, of dissent from the proceedings of a legislative body; as, the protest of lords in Parliament.

Protest (v.)

A solemn declaration in writing, in due form, made by a notary public, usually under his notarial seal, on behalf of the holder of a bill or note, protesting against all parties liable for any loss or damage by the nonacceptance or nonpayment of the bill, or by the nonpayment of the note, as the case may be.

Protest (v.)

A declaration made by the master of a vessel before a notary, consul, or other authorized officer, upon his arrival in port after a disaster, stating the particulars of it, and showing that any damage or loss sustained was not owing to the fault of the vessel, her officers or crew, but to the perils of the sea, etc., ads the case may be, and protesting against them.

Protest (v.)

A declaration made by a party, before or while paying a tax, duty, or the like, demanded of him, which he deems illegal, denying the justice of the demand, and asserting his rights and claims, in order to show that the payment was not voluntary.

Protest

Expression of objection

Protest

1967 film by Fadil Hadžić

Protest

1963 film by Ivo Grenz

Protest

Album by Bunny Wailer

Protest

Poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar

Protest Synonyms

Dissent, Objection

Protest Synonyms

Protestation

Protest Synonyms

Dissent, Resist

Protest Rhymes

Best, Beste, Blessed, Blest, Breast, Brest, C'est, Chest, Chrest, Crest, Dest, Dressed, Este, Fessed, Fest, Gest, Guessed, Guest, Jest, Lest, Messed, Mest, Nest, Neste, Pest, Pressed, Prest, Quest, Rest, Stressed, Test, Trest, Vest, West, Wrest, Yoest, Zest

Protest, Abreast, Addressed, Addwest, Arrest, Assessed, Attest, Behest, Bequest, Celeste, Compressed, Confessed, Congest, Contest, D'allest, Depressed, Detest, Digest, Digressed, Distressed, Divest, Expressed, Farwest, Finessed, Impressed, Infest, Ingest, Invest, Midwest, Molest, Natwest, Northwest, Norwest, Obsessed, Oppressed, Penwest, Possessed, Professed, Progressed, Protest, Recessed, Repressed, Request, Retest, Southwest, Stateswest, Suggest, Suppressed, Transgressed, Undressed, Unrest

Acquiesced, Coalesced, Dispossessed, Eastern-west, Indigest, Intrawest, Rearrest, Reassessed, Reinvest, Repossessed, Self-professed, Telequest, Telewest, Unaddressed, Unimpressed


Spanish Translation

Protest in Spanish is Protesta

Tagalog Translation

Protest in Tagalog is Di-pagsangayon

Example Sentence (Quote)

". .was the cobra movement the prefiguration of youth protest which took place some twenty years later?" - COBRA (avant-garde movement)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I am a patriot, and I protest speed limits by exceeding them." - Christopher Titus

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I find you want me to furnish you with argument and intellects too. No, sir, these, I protest you, are too hard for me." - Argument

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Labour itself is but a sorrowful song, The protest of the weak against the strong." - Work

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The lady doth protest too much, methinks." - Hamlet


WikiThesaurus.org

Click for Synonyms of protest on WikiThesaurus


NameReports.com

Check domain name registration of protest.com on NameReports