Translation of "protest" - English-Spanish dictionary

protest

noun uk /ˈprəʊ·test/ us /ˈproʊ·test/

an act of showing that you strongly disagree with something, often by standing somewhere and shouting, carrying signs, etc.

protesta, manifestación
There was a protest against the war.
verb uk /prəˈtest/ us /prəˈtest/

to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc.

protestar
They’re on strike to protest against job losses.

(Translation of “protest” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

protest

verb /prəˈtest/

to express a strong objection

protestar (contra)
They are protesting against the new law.

to state or declare definitely, especially in denying something

protestar
She protested that she was innocent.
protester noun

manifestante
environmental protestors.

(Translation of “protest” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)