How to use remonstrance in a sentence

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Sentence Examples
This, under the circumstances, has been justly characterized by one of the witnesses as an expression of remonstrance or expostulation.
Mercedes continually fluttered in the way of her men and kept up an unbroken chattering of remonstrance and advice.
There is no remonstrance that carries its message so clearly as a reversal order which upholds due process.
Under Margaret he walked in openly and planted his jurisdiction at the heart of the kingdom, though not without opposition and remonstrance.
It was still too hot, and in spite of the remonstrance of his assistant, the engineer opened the window.
The king stripped it of its powers of remonstrance and registry, and he invested those powers in a new Plenary Court to be appointed by him.
England should not have stood by and seen a feeble people robbed without raising a note of remonstrance.
Sensing no remonstrance from the two humans he knew to be nearby, he began walking, slowly, drawing Roman's mount along in his wake.
His sons, in fear of murder, followed him, and added their remonstrance to the general din.
A remonstrance, however, on the part of the citizens re-instated Mr. Wyman.
On the contrary he approved the honest remonstrance of his inferiors.
They sought to destroy permanently the ability of the parlements to obstruct policy by manipulating their rights of registration and remonstrance.
The Taipei Society's remonstrance didn't just target those in power.
But Sophia's mother was not the woman to brook defiance. After a few moments' vain remonstrance her husband complied.
In the past, emperors based their right to rule mostly on heredity and so could listen to remonstrance from below without necessarily feeling that legitimacy was at stake.
Examples from Classical Literature
I never saw him let pass, without some sorrowful remonstrance or endeavor at mitigation, a blameful word spoken by another.
Toby back with a bray of remonstrance, and buttercup lowered her horns angrily.
The birds are bagged with a gentle remonstrance, and Luath's exploit rewarded with a whang of cheese.
Her father attempted a feeble remonstrance, but she overrode him instantly.
The Israelite did not answer, nor seem to hear this deprecatory remonstrance.
Both had happened to her by the time she had uttered her pro forma remonstrance.
But ere the remonstrance was uttered, the bird lay quivering on the ground.
With a whine of remonstrance it swung wider, and Crane stepped out on the sidewalk.
All remonstrance was useless, as he had got as far as the bar before he was perceived.
He yelled remonstrance as she tried to draw him back into the smoke-filled room.
Again he called, not as before in a tone of remonstrance, but with a voice of fear.
He still made a jest of her remonstrance, trying the temper of the animal, and rejoicing in its dark flushes of ireful vigour.
After an unheeded remonstrance, Miss monro went to do her bidding.
If Geeka contemplated a remonstrance it was cut short by sounds of altercation beyond the village gates.
Caterina asked with ineffable disdain, when remonstrance had been made.
Woodhouse's peculiarities and fidgetiness were sometimes provoking him to a rational remonstrance or sharp retort equally illbestowed.
Fleets and armies, the blood of Lexington, and the fires of Charlestown and Falmouth, had been the answer to petition, remonstrance, and address.
The scout delayed his departure to speak to the generous girl, whose breathing became lighter as she saw the success of her remonstrance.
So shockingly sudden, there was not even time for remonstrance at himself.
Before I could utter a word of remonstrance, I felt a shooting pain in my inside, and a demoniacal laugh seemed to issue from within me.
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