Noun(1) the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
(1) On the contrary he approved the honest remonstrance of his inferiors.(2) I am filled with admiration at your straightforward remonstrance . "(3) Were the good doctor present, he would have uttered his trademark remonstrance , "You need to get real."(4) A remonstrance , however, on the part of the citizens re-instated Mr. Wyman.(5) he shut his ears to any remonstrance(6) The nobles were able to address remonstrances to the throne through their corporate organizations.(7) It was a deliberate challenge to the authority of the parlement which responded in November 1755 with some of the boldest remonstrances ever written.(8) Its contents consist largely of warnings, remonstrances , assertions, arguments in favor of certain doctrines, narratives for enforcing morals.(9) In addition to innumerable stern remonstrances , his soliloquy is laced with screaming fits of anger.(10) The magistrates were still allowed to make remonstrances , albeit with the restrictions imposed in December 1770.(11) She finished her luncheon without undue questioning from her mother, or too many remonstrances about her choice in friends.
2. expostulation ::
3. objection ::
Different Formsremonstrance, remonstrances
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