remonstrate

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to express opposition, often by argument

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And when the second woman remonstrated with him, he tripped her to the ground and kicked her to the head and body as his friends stood by, laughing.
The inquest has heard he fired a number of crossbow bolts from a bedroom window of his rented terraced house as he angrily remonstrated with police.
TV replays suggested that the contact could have been accidental but Bullard thought otherwise and angrily remonstrated with the Spaniard.
The audible enjoyment was so loud that a local resident remonstrated with club chairman David Newstead.
Detective Superintendent Chris Hobley, who is heading the inquiry, said Mr McGarahan had seen a homeless Lithuanian, who was walking a dog with his girlfriend, assaulted and he remonstrated.
As a member of the public, I was also present at the AGM and while a light-hearted remark was made, it was nothing in comparison to the behaviour of WLD Alliance Councillor Mike Powell, who was remonstrated with on at least three occasions because of his outbursts.
Mark Hollier, prosecuting, told the court: "Gareth Avery remonstrated with some persons urinating in the street in Weston-super-Mare.
my mother remonstrated, as I cut every useable bloom, peonies and all, in what was by then a sizable garden.
At the end he had to be dragged off by manager Ian Holloway as he remonstrated with referee Michael Ryan.
Prosecutors said that Lewis Edwards, 20, of Feltwood Grove, West Derby and Ryan Walsh, 18, of Mayville Road, Mossley Hill attacked David Goggin when he remonstrated with them about urinating on the cenotaph in Lord Street.
Mr Carr said: "The girl quite properly remonstrated with his friend, but she also remonstrated with Mr Sommerville.
The latest incident to have riled Pulis is the sending-off of Wolves midfielder Karl Henry against Arsenal last week for a challenge on Tomas Rosicky, who went down easily while team-mates remonstrated with the referee.
Another customer remonstrated with the father, but was met with rude derision, rather than action to improve his sons' behaviour.
There were three young men and an older man with the van, with whom I remonstrated about using the disabled spaces.
I, as a member of the public, was also present at the annual meeting and while a light-hearted remark was made it was nothing in comparison to the behaviour of WLD Alliance Councillor Mike Powell who was remonstrated on at least three occasions because of his outbursts.