Remonstrated
Remonstrate Re*mon"strate (-str?t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Remonstrated} (-str?*t?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Remonstrating}.] [LL. remonstratus, p. p. of remonstrare to remonstrate; L. pref. re- + monstrare to show. See {Monster}.] To point out; to show clearly; to make plain or manifest; hence, to prove; to demonstrate. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

I will remonstrate to you the third door. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]


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  • remonstrate — UK [ˈremənˌstreɪt] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms remonstrate : present tense I/you/we/they remonstrate he/she/it remonstrates present participle remonstrating past tense remonstrated past participle remonstrated formal to argue with,… …   English dictionary

  • remonstrate — /ˈrɛmənstreɪt / (say remuhnstrayt) verb (t) (remonstrated, remonstrating) 1. to say in remonstrance; protest: It is unjust , he remonstrated. –phrase 2. remonstrate with, to present reasons in complaint to; plead with in protest. {Medieval Latin… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Remonstrant — Re*mon strant, n. One who remonstrates; specifically (Eccl. Hist.), one of the Arminians who remonstrated against the attacks of the Calvinists in 1610, but were subsequently condemned by the decisions of the Synod of Dort in 1618. See {Arminian} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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