Usage examples for Protested

  1. " Don't say that, Wayne," he protested. – My Lady of the North by Randall Parrish
  2. " But I didn't see any such thing," he protested. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  3. " You must let me buy them all," Lindsay protested. – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  4. " Why, I'm hardly in the mood," Robert protested. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  5. If a workman protested against this violence, he disappeared, too, in the same secret fashion. – With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia by John Ward
  6. He protested that he was innocent, but he was not believed. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  7. " Two of us," Harcutt protested. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. Clara protested that she was engaged to walk with Miss Dale. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  9. " Oh, I don't know," protested Ishmael. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  10. I protested; it was no use. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  11. Adelaide protested at once. – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  12. " Yes, but life isn't like that, Jim," Julia protested. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  13. " Indeed we do," I protested. – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  14. " But it isn't possible," Johnson protested. – Delayed Action by Charles Vincent De Vet
  15. " Well, it is just this that I have been dying to tell you ever since you came home," Betty protested, her words now running over each other in her effort to tell all her story at once. – The Camp Fire Girls Across the Seas by Margaret Vandercook
  16. " No- no," she protested, " there's no hurry." – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  17. " But I am not making love," I protested. – City of Endless Night by Milo Hastings
  18. I knew his way, and protested at once: No, no, you are not going to run away from me like that! – The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  19. " Mrs. Lynde says that," protested Davy. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery