Definition of 'protester'
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One man was shot as hundreds of protesters charged at police in riot gear who were guarding a hotel. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One man was shot as hundreds of protesters charged at police in riot gear who were guarding a hotel. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Two protesters were killed and five were injured. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Showing such disrespect towards peaceful female protesters was disgusting. The Sun (2009)Protesters said police beat people after they had been arrested. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The case against one protester was thrown out and the remaining four were acquitted. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yet many protesters continued towards government buildings after washing their eyes out. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Troops shot dead one protester and cops killed another. The Sun (2012)The protesters accused the government of using the race to try to regain international recognition. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Today he will stand trial on charges of killing protesters during the popular revolution earlier this year. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Police arrived around lunchtime to clear the way and there were angry scenes with protesters. The Sun (2013)Most of the protesters were government workers or from unions linked to the ruling party. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Three protesters were reportedly killed in other parts of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He backed the police against the protesters and rights extremists. Times, Sunday Times (2013)An eyewitness said at least two people were injured when police chased after protesters into the building. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He saw peaceful protesters shot dead. Times, Sunday Times (2011)If an official goes to jail he is out in a day while peaceful protesters are killed or locked up for years. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Meanwhile, the police have shown no delay in arresting peaceful protesters. Times, Sunday Times (2006)BANK branches were forced to close yesterday by protesters opposed to Government cuts. The Sun (2013)The protesters still hold government buildings seized after 180,000 marched in Bangkok two weeks ago. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'protester'
British English: protester NOUN
Protesters are people who protest publicly about an issue.
The protesters say the government is corrupt and inefficient.
Definition of protester from the Collins English Dictionary
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