Noun Definition


1.Definition: 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"

Related Noun(s):protestation

Category: General

2.Definition: 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"

Category: General

3.Definition: the act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent

Related Noun(s):dissent, objection

Category: General