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remonstrate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishremonstraterem‧on‧strate /ˈremənstreɪt $ rɪˈmɑːn-/ verb [intransitive] formal  DISAPPROVEto tell someone that you strongly disapprove of something they have said or doneremonstrate with The Everton manager remonstrated angrily with the referee.remonstrative /rɪˈmɒnstrətɪv $ -ˈmɑːn-/ adjectiveremonstration /ˌremənˈstreɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
remonstrateAt this she became indignant and began remonstrating in a strenuous manner.She remonstrated with him and explained that she had stopped because she had never seen such a fish before.Friends and family remonstrated with him to alter his routine.I went to the farm to remonstrate with the farmer.Or, if they did, they knew better than to remonstrate with the grim-faced man behind her.The Boro skipper raced across the field to remonstrate with the official and was lucky to escape with just a yellow card.He turned angrily to remonstrate with Tommy, only to see a rat the size of a rabbit lying between his legs.
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Verb table
remonstrate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyremonstrate
he, she, itremonstrates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyremonstrated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave remonstrated
he, she, ithas remonstrated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad remonstrated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill remonstrate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have remonstrated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam remonstrating
he, she, itis remonstrating
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you, we, theyare remonstrating
Past
I, he, she, itwas remonstrating
you, we, theywere remonstrating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been remonstrating
he, she, ithas been remonstrating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been remonstrating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be remonstrating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been remonstrating
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