Definitions For Protest


  • The act of protesting; a public (often organized) manifestation of dissent
  • A formal and solemn declaration of objection
  • The act of making a strong public expression of disagreement and disapproval
  • Something said or done that shows disagreement with or disapproval of something
  • An event at which people gather together to show strong disapproval about something
  • To show or express strong disagreement with or disapproval of something ( US)
  • To show or express strong disapproval of something at a public event with other people ( US)
  • To say (something that other people do not agree with or believe) in a forceful way


  • Utter words of protest
  • Affirm or avow formally or solemnly
  • Express opposition through action or words

Is Protest a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Protest is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Protest in a Sentence

  • He heard protests from the crowd.
  • She told him to go to bed despite his protests that he wasn't tired.
  • There were cries of protest when the verdict was announced.
  • The victim's family protested at the judge's sentence.
  • There is no use protesting. I will not change my mind.
  • The coach protested the referee's call.

Synonyms for Protest

Antonyms for Protest

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