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Definition of Protests
ProtestProtest Pro"test, n. [Cf. F. prot[^e]t, It. protesto. See
1. 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.
(a) 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.
(b) 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
(c) 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. --Story. --Kent. ProtestProtest Pro*test", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Protested; p. pr. &
vb. n. Protesting.] [F. protester, L. protestari, pro
before + testari to be a witness, testis a witness. See
1. To affirm in a public or formal manner; to bear witness;
to declare solemnly; to avow.
He protest that his measures are pacific. --Landor.
The lady doth protest too much, methinks. --Shak.
2. To make a solemn declaration (often a written one)
expressive of opposition; -- with against; as, he protest
against your votes. --Denham.
The conscience has power . . . to protest againts
the exorbitancies of the passions. --Shak.
Syn: To affirm; asseverate; assert; aver; attest; testify;
declare; profess. See Affirm.
Meaning of Protests from wikipedia
- COVID-19 pandemic
2020 Thai protests
2020–2021 United States election protests
can take many forms. Willingness...
- The George Floyd protests
are ongoing protests against police brutality
in the United States
on May 26, 2020. The...
May protests started
with student protests
over university reform
into a month-long protest
. The trade unions joined
- issues Protest
Women's roles during
the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests Other protests
1981 Inner Mongolia student protest
- make "a meaningful
statement" or else the protests would
resume. The protests resumed
on 25 October, with 61 activists blocking roads
- (Chinese: 反對逃犯條例修訂草案運動), also known
as the 2019 Hong Kong protests
, or the 2019–2020 Hong Kong protests
, are a series
of demonstrations since
- The Anpo protests
, also known
as the Anpo struggle
(安保闘争, Anpo tōsō) in ****anese, were a series
of m****ive protests
in ****an from 1959 to 1960, and again...
- The 2019—2021 Chilean protests
as the Estallido Social
outburst), are a series
of m****ive demonstrations
- Cuban protests
Rebellion, 1912 Cuban
Revolution, 1953–1959 Maleconazo, in 1994 Black Spring
(Cuba), in 2003 2020 Cuban protests
- struggles'), the protests
were part of the worldwide protest cycle
in 1968 and the late-1960s ****anese protest
the Anpo protests
of 1970 and...
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