Usage examples for protests

  1. Dave's pony protests with green eyes ag'in carryin' sech a freight, but Dave has his way as he usually does with everything except Tucson Jennie. – Wolfville Nights by Alfred Lewis
  2. To his laughing protests she merely murmured, " Poor dear lamb!" – A Little Bush Maid by Mary Grant Bruce
  3. But Mr. Flexen rose, declared that he must be going, and in spite of Mr. Manley's protests went. – The Loudwater Mystery by Edgar Jepson