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Meaning & Definition of Protest in English

English

Protest

/proʊtɛst/

noun

1. 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"
    synonym:
  • protest
  • ,
  • protestation

2. The act of protesting

  • A public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
    synonym:
  • protest
  • ,
  • objection
  • ,
  • dissent

3. 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"
    synonym:
  • protest

verb

1. Utter words of protest

    synonym:
  • protest

2. Express opposition through action or words

  • "Dissent to the laws of the country"
    synonym:
  • protest
  • ,
  • resist
  • ,
  • dissent

3. Affirm or avow formally or solemnly

  • "The suspect protested his innocence"
    synonym:
  • protest

Examples of using

Tom hopes you understand why he can't take part in your protest.
What's your favorite protest song?
The article was an invitation for public protest against the newspaper.