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remonstrate (with someone) (about someone or something)

to protest to someone about someone or something. After remonstrating with the manager about the price for a while, Vernon left quietly. I spent an hour remonstrating about Ted with Alice.
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I think they thought I was remonstrating in front of them, which was not the case - I would never do that.
O'Neill stormed over to Riley at the final whistle and assistant John Robertson was also remonstrating with a linesman after a couple of borderline offside decisions went United's way in the 3-2 victory.
They had no fear and many a time appeared to be remonstrating with their male counterparts over their perceived poor performance.
Taxi drivers yesterday saluted the "bravery" of a banker who was killed after remonstrating with a gang that attacked a homeless man.
Frank McGarahan, chief operating officer of Barclays Wealth, the private banking division of Britain's third biggest bank, was injured on Sunday in Norwich after remonstrating with a gang attacking a homeless man, police said.
was on the touchline in his tracksuit, jumping up and down like an excited schoolboy, cheering, encouraging, remonstrating, and you realised that after years of frustration under the rule of Deadly Doug Ellis, Gregory felt like a man set free.
STOKE boss Judjon Thordarson was forced to watch the final 30 minutes from the stand after remonstrating with the fourth official following a penalty decision.
Raymo even takes issue with some rather reputable scientists, remonstrating Stephen Hawking for supposing that his astrophysics might reveal "the mind of God" and Stephen Weinberg for the reductionistic hubris of imagining that we will ever have a "final theory.
TWO women were brutally attacked by a scrap dealer after remonstrating with him for urinating in the street.
The Fulham match on December 5 saw Reds midfielder Jay Spearing sent off, an incident that saw Liverpool players remonstrating with referee Keith Friend.
He was attacked in Spring Bridge Road in Ealing, west London, after remonstrating with teenagers who were setting fire to two industrial bins outside a shopping centre.
When fire crews from Huddersfield and Slaithwaite arrived at the scene, he was in the road remonstrating with neighbours whose cars had been damaged.
I don't want to see Arsene Wenger jumping up and down on the touchline, remonstrating with the referee complaining when his players are tackled.
TAXI drivers saluted the bravery of a banker who was killed after remonstrating with a gang that attacked a homeless man.