Hindi translation of 'protest'
Word forms: protests, protesting, protested
1. transitive or intransitive verb /prəˈtest प्रअˈटेस्ट्/
To protest means to say or show publicly that you do not agree with something. In British English, you protest about something or against something. In American English, you protest something.
किसी बात का विरोध करना/विरोध करना
Groups of women protested against the arrests.
They protested high prices.
protest about/against/at something
protest at a decision/plan/move/arrest
protest against a war/injustice/killing
SIMILAR WORDSchallenge, object, revolt
protesterWord forms: protesters countable noun
an anti-war/anti-government/anti-abortion/anti-globalization protester
SIMILAR WORDSdemonstrator, dissident
2. transitive verb
If you protest that something is the truth, you insist that it is true, when other people think that it may not be.
She protested that she was not a liar.
'I never said that to her,' he protested.
He always protested his innocence.
3. variable noun /ˈprəʊtest ˈप्रअउटेस्ट्/
A protest is the act of saying or showing publicly that you do not approve of something.
...a protest against the new law.
People walked out of the meeting in protest.
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Example Sentences Including 'protest'
Ned wasn't happy about being overruled, but he didn't protest.AMAGANSETT (2004)
I wanted us to forget about the problems he was having with the business, about the protest.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Anyone organising a protest should have got in touch with me.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'protest' in Other Languages
- Arabic: إِحْتِجَاج
- Brazilian Portuguese: protesto
- Chinese: 抗议
- Croatian: protest
- Czech: protest
- Danish: protest
- Dutch: protest
- European Spanish: protesta
- Finnish: protesti
- French: protestation
- German: Protest
- Greek: διαμαρτυρία
- Italian: protesta
- Japanese: 抗議
- Korean: 항의
- Norwegian: protest
- Polish: protest
- Portuguese: protesto
- Romanian: protest proteste
- Russian: протест
- Spanish: protesta
- Swedish: protestera
- Thai: การประท้วง
- Turkish: protesto
- Ukrainian: протест
- Vietnamese: sự phản đối
- Arabic: يَعْتَرِضُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: protestar
- Chinese: 抗议
- Croatian: protestirati
- Czech: protestovat
- Danish: protestere
- Dutch: protesteren
- European Spanish: protestar
- Finnish: protestoida
- French: protester
- German: protestieren
- Greek: διαμαρτύρομαι
- Italian: protestare
- Japanese: 抗議する
- Korean: 항의하다
- Norwegian: protestere
- Polish: zaprotestować protestować
- Portuguese: protestar
- Romanian: a protesta
- Russian: протестовать
- Spanish: protestar
- Swedish: protest
- Thai: ประท้วง
- Turkish: protesto etmek
- Ukrainian: протестувати
- Vietnamese: phản đối
Translation of protest from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary