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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The conservative De Maiziere said his support for the commissioner went beyond the most recent incidents in whichBerlin protesters burned Israeli flagsto demonstrate against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and was also based on the recommendation of an independent commission of experts.
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Hundreds of people rallied in Syria's Aleppo on Friday, to demonstrate against US President's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Under Saddam's regime, they never had the guts to demonstrate for anything (except for supporting Saddam) and now that they have the freedom (which we gave them) they use that freedom to demonstrate against us.
In Paris and Caen, in northwestern France, protesters who perceive Mr Bush to have a unilateralist bent gathered to demonstrate against US policies.