Definition of Remonstrance. Meaning of Remonstrance. Synonyms of Remonstrance

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Definition of Remonstrance

Remonstrance
Remonstrance Re*mon"strance (-m?n"strans), n. [Cf. OF. remonstrance, F. remonstrance. See Remonstrate.] 1. The act of remonstrating; as: (a) A pointing out; manifestation; proof; demonstration. [Obs.] You may marvel why I . . . would not rather Make rash remonstrance of my hidden power Than let him be so lost. --Shak. (b) Earnest presentation of reason in opposition to something; protest; expostulation. 2. (R.C.Ch.) Same as Monstrance.

Meaning of Remonstrance from wikipedia

- A protest (also called a demonstration, remonstration or remonstrance) is a public expression of objection, disapproval or dissent towards an idea or action...
- The Flushing Remonstrance was a 1657 petition to Director-General of New Netherland Peter Stuyvesant, in which some thirty residents of the small settlement...
- The Grand Remonstrance was a list of grievances presented to King Charles I of England by the English Parliament on 1 December 1641, but p****ed by the...
- Irish Remonstrance may refer to Irish Remonstrance of 1317 Peter Valesius Walsh's Remonstrance of the 1640s This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated...
- The Five Articles of Remonstrance were theological propositions advanced in 1610 by followers of Jacobus Arminius who had died in 1609, in disagreement...
- The Counter-Remonstrance of 1611 was the Dutch Reformed Churches' response to the controversial Remonstrants' Five Articles of Remonstrance, which challenged...
- as Remonstrants. Dutch Arminianism was originally articulated in the Remonstrance (1610), a theological statement submitted to the States General of the...
- Remonstrance to the King is a Scots poem of William Dunbar (born 1459 or 1460) composed in the early sixteenth century. The Remonstrance is one of Dunbar's...
- for any differences in opinion in matters of religion". The Flushing Remonstrance shows support for separation of church and state as early as the mid-17th...
- gain lands voluntarily joined him. In 1317 Edward's Irish allies sent a remonstrance to Pope John XXII asking him to revoke Laudabiliter and mentioning Edward...