Translation of remonstrate in Spanish:

remonstrate

Pronunciation: /rɪˈmɑːnstreɪt; ˈremən-; ˈremənstreɪt/

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  • protestar, quejarseto remonstrate with sb they were furiously remonstrating with each other estaban discutiendo acaloradamente she remonstrated with him over his selfish attitude le reprochó su actitud egoísta, lo reconvino por su actitud egoísta [formal]

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