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  • n  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
  • n  the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
  • n  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
  • v  utter words of protest
  • v  express opposition through action or words
  • v  affirm or avow formally or solemnly
    The suspect protested his innocence

  • Whether standing before a column of tanks, refusing to give up a bus seat or suffering a tragic death in the chaos of a Tehran street protest, these figures came to epitomize and .
  • Tibetan Buddhist monks are detained by Nepali police during a protest outside the Chinese consulate in Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Over the weekend, as protests over the alleged re-election win of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad swelled in Iran, reports on the unrest in the country leaked out onto Twitter.
News & Articles

  • Utahns protest NSA and PRISM, demand data be kept private
    Utahns protest NSA and PRISM, demand data be kept private by Tony Semerad | The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 12, 2013 09:52PM MDT Privacy advocates in Utah are predicting a growing protest movement over what they call widespread and intrusive U.S. government spying on Americans. About 40 people rallied Wednesday at the Utah Capitol to focus attention on dragnet searches and surveillance ...
    June 13, 2013 - The Salt Lake Tribune
  • Something fishy in D.C.: Cartop protest art, minus the protest, becomes a spectacle
    Mobile protest art, such as that grinning apple on the Ford Escort, has drawn gawkers in Northwest.
    June 13, 2013 - Washington Post
  • Hundreds protest city school music cuts
    Students play music as a protest to budget cuts to the Buffalo Public Schools instrumental and band programs.on the steps of City hall,on Wednesday, June 12, 2013..
    June 13, 2013 - The Buffalo News

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