protestation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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protestationnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /ˌprɒt.esˈteɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌprɑː.t̬esˈteɪ-/ formal
an ​act of saying something ​forcefully or ​complaining about something: Ignoring my protestations, they went ​ahead and ​chopped the ​tree down. Their protestations ofloyaltyseemratherhollow in ​view of the way they ​behaved.
(Definition of protestation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “protestation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 抗议, 郑重声明, 主张…
in Turkish itiraz, karşı çıkma, protesto…
in Russian заявление, утверждение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抗議, 鄭重聲明, 主張…
in Polish zapewnienie, protest…
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