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Translation of protest in German:


British English: /ˈprəʊtɛst/
American English: /ˈproʊˌtɛst/
  • 1 (remonstrance)
    Beschwerde Fem.
    Protest Mask.
    make or lodge a protest [against somebody/something]
    eine Beschwerde [gegen jemanden/etwas] einreichen
  • 2 (show of unwillingness, gesture of disapproval)protest[s]
    Protest Mask.
    under protest
    unter Protest
    in protest [against something]
    aus Protest [gegen etwas]
  • 3no pl., no art. (dissent)
    Protest Mask.
    the right of protest
    das Recht zu protestieren
    literature/song of protest
    (Protestliteratur die, Protestsong der)
  • 4 (British English) (Business) (written declaration)
    Protest Mask.

transitive verb

British English: /prəˈtɛst/
American English: /prəˈtɛst/
, /proʊˈtɛst/
  • 1 (affirm) I protest, I have never seen you before
    ich versichere, dass ich Sie noch niemals zuvor gesehen habe
  • 2 (American English) (object to)
    protestieren gegen
  • 3 (Business)
    zu Protest gehen lassen
    be protested
    zu Protest gehen

intransitive verb

British English: /prəˈtɛst/
American English: /prəˈtɛst/
, /proʊˈtɛst/
  • (make written or formal protest) Protest einlegen (to bei)
    protest about somebody/something
    gegen jemanden/etwas protestieren
    protest against being/doing something
    dagegen protestieren, dass man etwas ist/tut
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