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Russian translation of “protest”

protest

verb
 
 
/prəʊˈtest/
protest (about/against/at sth) B2 to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc
протестовать против чего-либо
Students were protesting about cuts to the education budget.Opposing and againstActivism and pressure groups
protest sth US B2 to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc
протестовать
Thousands gathered to protest the plan.Opposing and againstActivism and pressure groups
B2 [I, T] to say something forcefully or complain about something
заявлять, утверждать
[+ that] The girl was crying, protesting that she didn't want to leave her mother.Complaining
(Definition of protest verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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