Protester Protesting

Protesters

Meanings and phrases

protesters gathered

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The protesters gathered in masses and walked to Tsitsernakaberd, Armenia's national Genocide Memorial.
  • Forty thousand protesters gathered and sparked a movement to stop roll backs in health and retirement benefits.
  • The trial of Aung San Suu Kyi and her two maids began on 18 May and a small number of protesters gathered outside.

student protesters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dozens of student protesters were subsequently killed.
  • Police began beating student protesters (both men and women) with billy clubs.
  • On November 4, 1979, the U.S. embassy was overrun by student protesters following the Iranian Revolution.

group of protesters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hislam and Schoenman led a group of protesters who sat down in front of the American Embassy.
  • On 31 December, Akhmetov reprimanded a group of protesters in public near his home in Donetsk.
  • On May 27, a group of protesters reportedly blocked a bridge that spans the Min River for roughly one hour.

thousands of protesters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Al-Zaidi found support from thousands of protesters in Iraq and his employer.
  • The torch run drew thousands of protesters protesting against or for China and the 2008 Summer Olympics.
  • The group's website claims that hundreds of thousands of protesters gathered that day with as many as 10,000 in NYC alone.

protesters were arrested

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many of these peaceful protesters were arrested
  • About ten protesters were arrested, while others were beaten.
  • Thirty-eight protesters were arrested.

protesters marched

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On Tuesday, 23 December 2008 more than 3,000 chanting protesters marched through Athens.
  • Three months after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, thousands of anti-nuclear protesters marched in Japan.
  • The protesters marched to a new internment camp there, but were stopped by soldiers of the Parachute Regiment.
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