Definition of protestation
: the act of protesting : a solemn declaration or avowal
Examples of protestation in a sentence
Despite his protestations to the contrary, he appears to be guilty.
<the governor went on television to make a passionate protestation of his innocence in the bribery scandal>
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Definition of protestation for English Language Learners
: a strong statement that something is true when other people do not believe it is true
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