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protest

verb
 
 
/prəʊˈtest/
protest (about/against/at sth) B2 to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc
protesto etmek; itiraz etmek, karşı çıkmak
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
bir şeyi protesto etmek
Thousands gathered to protest the plan.Opposing and againstActivism and pressure groups
B2 [I, T] to say something forcefully or complain about something
kesinlikle iddia etmek; sürekli yakınmak/karşı çıkmak
[+ that] The girl was crying, protesting that she didn't want to leave her mother.Complaining
(Definition of protest verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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