Word forms: remonstrates
COBUILD Advanced British English DictionaryverbIf you remonstrate with someone, you protest to them about something you do not approve of or agree with, and you try to get it changed or stopped. [formal] [V + with] ⇒ He remonstrated with the referee. [V] ⇒ I jumped in the car and went to remonstrate. [Also V prep]remonstration (remənstreɪʃən
)Word forms: remonstrations variable noun ⇒ There had been remonstrations from the Town Clerk.