Origin of remonstrance
OTHER WORDS FROM remonstrancenon·re·mon·strance, noun
Words nearby remonstrance
How to use remonstrance in a sentence
Instead of obeying, the officers and men held a mass meeting to draft their remonstrance to the Directory.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
After an hour's insane remonstrance, he gave in to his own alarm, rather than to the persuasion of his partner.
It is said, perhaps untruly, that his remonstrance to the Prince against his remaining here has been ungentlemanlike and indecent.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
Mrs. Lawton, unaccustomed to any remonstrance from her bondwoman, seized a switch and shook it threateningly.
The baron grumbled some remonstrance not heard by Gilbert, but the lackey mounted beside the driver.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas