demonstrate against (someone or something)

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demonstrate against (someone or something)

To publicly display opposition to someone or something; to protest against something. Many people in our small town are demonstrating against that big construction project because they feel that we don't need more stores so close to our homes.
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demonstrate against someone or something

to make a public show against someone or something. The citizens demonstrated against the new policies. A number of protestors demonstrated against the mayor.
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They had come to demonstrate against him for allegedly committing "war crimes" in his fight against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
Once he (Rajapaksa) comes here, we are going to demonstrate against him so that he will not enter the temple," he said.
Every time Bush visits a country, thousands, tens of thousands, or hundreds of thousands demonstrate against him
But I don't recall Saddam ever being invited here for anyone to demonstrate against him.