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Synonyms for demur

Synonyms for demur

Synonyms for demur

(law) a formal objection to an opponent's pleadings

take exception to


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enter a demurrer

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When they come to him for help in tracking a suspicious character named Vadim, he demurs.
But he demurs that he doesn't want to criticize Israel in detail because ``butchers do what butchers do.
A skylit reading room demurs serenely at centre, surrounded by stacks in the nineteenth-century manner.
It's only when you get to that upper echelon of celebrity that people want to know what you do," he demurs.
Asked if he's glamorized Chinatown's ghetto qualities, Jin demurs that he was simply providing exposure to a little-known ethnic enclave, claiming such critics are the same impossible crowd crying foul were nothing Asian stressed in his work.
Distance runners aren't going to do well on the Atkins Diet," he demurs.
Instead, he posits one of his own: that the Soviet experience and the Cold War comprised just one of several demurs.
There are two innovative aspects to the Washu, which Callum, when asked whether it isn't a rendition of the one-box design, demurs and suggests that it is more of a "one-and-a-quarter box.
Goodbar" as her talent demo but demurs when Scott assures her that her spot-on Diane Keaton impression is "a big downer.