adverb see remonstrate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • remonstratively — See remonstration. * * * …   Universalium

  • remonstratively — adverb In a manner characterized by remonstration …   Wiktionary

  • remonstratively — rɪ mÉ‘nstrÉ™tɪvlɪ / remÉ™n adv. in the manner of objecting, with disapproval, protestingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • remonstratively — re·mon·stra·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • remonstratively — adverb see remonstrative …   Useful english dictionary

  • remonstrate — verb ( strated; strating) Etymology: Medieval Latin remonstratus, past participle of remonstrare to demonstrate, from Latin re + monstrare to show more at muster Date: 1695 intransitive verb to present and urge reasons in opposition ; expostulate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • remonstrate — remonstratingly, adv. remonstration /ree mon stray sheuhn, rem euhn /, n. remonstrative /ri mon streuh tiv/, adj. remonstratively, adv. remonstrator /ri mon stray teuhr/, n. /ri mon strayt/, v., remonstrated, remonstrating …   Universalium

  • remonstrate — verb /ˈrɛm.ən.streɪt,rɪˈmɒnstreɪt,ˈrɛmənstreɪt,rɪˈmɑːnstreɪt/ a) To state or plead as an objection, formal protest, or expression of disapproval. Belinda, remonstrated Mr. Pocket, from the other end of the table, how can you be so unreasonable? …   Wiktionary

  • protestingly — adv. in protest, remonstratively …   English contemporary 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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