Remonstrance - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈmɑːnstrəns|  American pronunciation of the word remonstrance
Brit.  |rɪˈmɒnstr(ə)ns|  British pronunciation of the word remonstrance


- the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest (syn: expostulation, objection, remonstration)


Many residents wrote letters of remonstrance to city officials.

...over the vociferous remonstrances of my parents I decided to drop my music lessons...

Grand Remonstrance

Word forms

singular: remonstrance
plural: remonstrances
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