Adjectives for Protest | Words to describe Protest


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  • 1. Feminism is woman's great protest against the drudgery of pleasure. 🔊
  • 2. Not that her added protest would have detained Lindsay, who took his perturbations away with him as quickly as might be. 🔊
  • 3. Notice of our intentions with regard to Hawaii has been sent to the various foreign powers, and so far no other protest has been received. 🔊
  • 4. This he did, and then headed his small flock straight up the open prairie of the range, amid a chorus of bells and loud-voiced protest. 🔊
  • 5. Wahabism aimed not merely at a reform of religious abuses but was also a general protest against the contemporary decadence of Moslem society. 🔊
  • 6. In terrified protest the animal snorted, reared, whirled, while the rider plied the quirt mercilessly and spurred. 🔊
  • 7. Having expressed this not unreasonable protest, he untied the lasso that Emett had made fast to a small sapling. 🔊
  • 8. Should the bill not be accepted on being 'sighted,' it is a dishonoured bill, and is returned with a legal protest to the foreign correspondent. 🔊
  • 9. It was not, as it appears on the surface, a manifestation of uncharitableness toward persons, but a solemn protest by act in favor of a principle. 🔊
  • 10. Sam entered a feeble protest against Cleary's criticisms, and the two relapsed into silence. 🔊
  • 11. Then he lent a hand to Williams, and in spite of the gurgled protest of the victim, bound his hands. 🔊
  • 12. And, stooping, Betty stifled her friend's possible protest by kissing her. 🔊
  • 13. The doctor came out of the house just as the last one, Buck, was being marched off with loud-voiced protest. 🔊
  • 14. Like the old Hebrew prophets, the artist poured out his soul in a vehement protest against evil, and a stirring call to righteousness. 🔊
  • 15. Calvin, who had watched over more than one generation of Bannister girls, and knew what was expected of them, made a worried protest. 🔊
  • 16. Among Eastern nations, their proverbs, and what is better, their customs, show a powerful protest against this impure old faith. 🔊
  • 17. Relieved of its incubus, the thing that had wriggled its dumb protest had reverted to its previous quiescence, and was as uncannily still as it had been all the time she had been in the grotto. 🔊
  • 18. Even in imperialistic Germany the reckless building of dreadnoughts brings out a vigorous and uncompromising protest from the thinking youth of the land. 🔊
  • 19. But in the larger international sphere the advocates of might prolong the ancient cry for war; the disciples of right protest in a gentler demand for peace. 🔊
  • 20. He was not slow to follow it, however, with a vigorous protest against the proposed farewell; but he was overruled, and the masterful prisoner had his way. 🔊
  • 21. The flash of anger, which in the first place had prompted her to speak to the man, was but an impulsive protest against what she considered an act of brutality; but that quickly passed. 🔊
  • 22. The old lady appeared to be driving the foreigner before her at the point of her sunshade, while Violet entered an occasional half-laughing protest against her proceedings. 🔊
  • 23. Mrs. Shodds who, married to Mr. Shodds, pass a life of silent protest against brutal words and boorish actions. 🔊
  • 24. At the end of the foot-bridge where she turned to take the lower road which was the short cut home, she started to thank him, but he stopped her earnest words with an uplifted hand and an amused protest. 🔊
  • 25. In bitter protest against it all I cried, "The bolt has fallen on your heart, Mr. Yocomb. 🔊
  • 26. The extensive use of poison gas in warfare by all the belligerents is a vindication of the American protest at the Hague Conference against its prohibition. 🔊
  • 27. The snow and the night came together, and the storm shook the old house until its weak, loose joints creaked, and every cranny and crevice wailed a dismal protest to the wind and the driving snow. 🔊
  • 28. On the western section a good route through the prairies was decided upon, not without vigorous protest from the Canadian Pacific because of the close paralleling of its line. 🔊
  • 29. Patricia tossed the suggestion of drawbacks to Artemis Lodge behind her with a gay gesture, and if the clock had not struck at that minute would have entered a strong protest. 🔊
  • 30. To his wife (a woman of simple tastes and native refinement) and to his children, bright and buxom girls of twenty-odd, he was a fond and gruffly indulgent provider, making little protest over new gowns and parties. 🔊
  • 31. Of course one couldn't let a man die for lack of attention; but if he was in Captain Evans' shoes, he would send in a report with a formal protest appended. 🔊
  • 32. Once more a hot protest of indignation rose to Clyffurde's lips, but this too he smothered resolutely. 🔊
  • 33. Then, before the Political Economist could offer his angry protest, she had opened the door, jumped from the step, and disappeared into the surging, rowdy throng of spectators. 🔊
  • 34. The most interesting protest against the war movement is undoubtedly the following: "This, then, is the cultural height to which we have attained. 🔊
  • 35. When it is known that a man's life is one long protest against the Game Laws he has to be exceedingly careful of his comings and goings. 🔊
  • 36. The Secretary's Quaker-like protest offers a ludicrous contrast to the wolf-to-lamb swagger of our modern diplomacy. 🔊
  • 37. But an angry protest went up from the southern States, whose land claims stretched to the Mississippi, and he could secure, in 1787, a vote of only seven States to five in Congress. 🔊
  • 38. The principal organ of Germany's largest political party, the Social Democrats, contained a still more emphatic protest on July 25th. 🔊

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