protestation


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the act of expressing strong or reasoned opposition

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a formal and solemn declaration of objection

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a strong declaration of protest

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Being overborne, however, by his brother and his nephew--concerning whom he renews his protestations that he never could have thought they would have been half so glad to see him--he is taken home to an elegant house in all the arrangements of which there is to be observed a pleasant mixture of the originally simple habits of the father and mother with such as are suited to their altered station and the higher fortunes of their children.
When this was over, he stayed but a little while, but he put almost a handful of gold in my hand, and left me, making a thousand protestations of his passion for me, and of his loving me above all the women in the world.
When we were together he began to talk very gravely to me, and to tell me he did not bring me there to betray me; that his passion for me would not suffer him to abuse me; that he resolved to marry me as soon as he came to his estate; that in the meantime, if I would grant his request, he would maintain me very honourably; and made me a thousand protestations of his sincerity and of his affection to me; and that he would never abandon me, and as I may say, made a thousand more preambles than he need to have done.
However, as he pressed me to speak, I told him I had no reason to question the sincerity of his love to me after so many protestations, but--and there I stopped, as if I left him to guess the rest.
Le ministre de l'Interieur, Lotfi Braham, a indique que l'enquete administrative relative au rassemblement de protestation observe par plusieurs securitaires devant le tribunal de premiere instance de Ben Arous se poursuit.
Covenanting Citizens: The Protestation Oath ad Popular Political Culture in the English Revolution.
Les centrales syndicales poursuivent leur mouvement de protestation et l'inscrivent dans la duree.
Lors d'un mouvement de protestation, qui se poursuivait mardi dernier pour la troisieme journee consecutive, 20 enseignants ont observe un sit-in devant la direction de cet etablissement d'enseignement superieur, demandant l'acceleration dans la distribution des logements d'astreinte dont ont beneficie des enseignants du secteur de la wilaya, a-t-on constate.
Les proprietaires de vehicules de transport en commun rural (louages), exercant sur les lignes reliant les regions d'Ouled Manaa, Zoubia et El Gannar a Jenbdouba, ont observe ce lundi 09 juin 2014 un rassemblement de protestation devant le siege de la direction regionale de l'equipement pour denoncer la lenteur des travaux d'amenagement et de bitumage de la voirie urbaine.
Le Centre a enregistre la sortie de plus de 30 millions de manifestants pour executer 1423 marches de protestation, soit une moyenne de 46 objections par jour et deux protestations toutes les deux heures.
Selon les autorites locales de la province, la population de la ville a organise une marche de protestation contre les coupures d'electricite samedi dernier, qui etaient programmees dans le cadre des travaux de maintenance effectues par l'Office National de l'Electricite et de l'Eau potable (ONEE) dans la ville.
During the meeting, the GCC Secertary-General handed a GCC protestation note over statements the Lebanese MP Michel Aoun made to Iran's al-Alam television earlier this week, which meddled in Bahrain's internal affairs.
137 1979) that prolonged detention in the face of a person's protestation of innocence may violate the Fourteenth Amendment but that detention for three days "does not and could not amount to such a deprivation.
Lancer des mouvements de protestation sectoriels aux niveaux local et regional.
C'est une suite logique d'un programme commun de lutte et de protestation (marche, sit-in, greve-) contre la politique du gouvernement.