remonstrate

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to express opposition, often by argument

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Skipper Robert Page remonstrates with referee Lee Probert about the penalty that got away.
He seems to be caught offside too much (admittedly sometimes erroneously, it was a goal against West Ham) and then, rather than rejoin play (get back onside) he remonstrates with the linesman for far too long.
By accepting sloppiness, we have been paying for the precision seen in Japanese and European vehicles," Creed remonstrates, 'and that's going to stop.
The ball is eventually rolled into the empty net, at which point Flahavan miraculously jumps to his feet and remonstrates with the referee, who, unsurprisingly is already on his way back to the centre circle while Swindon celebrate.
NET PAIN: Craig Gordon is helpless as Pompey score and (left) Alan Smith remonstrates with the referee in Newcastle's defeat at West Brom
7 David Burrows remonstrates with John Hartson as Coventry City's Paul Williams lies injured on the pitch.