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Synonyms for demur

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

take exception to

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Meriem would have demurred, but The Killer seized them both by the shoulders and hustled them through the slit wall and out into the shadows beyond.
"I am not at all sure that you have known me long enough to tell me what colours suit me," she demurred.
He demurred from making a direct comment when asked about the Johor government's assertion this week that bird droppings could be one of the pollutants that contributed to students and staff at several schools falling ill.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's sister Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari took to Twitter on Wednesday and demurred over summoning of his brother and father Asif Ali Zardari by the National Accountability Bureau's (NAB) office in Rawalpindi in fake bank accounts/Park Lane case.
But in a September 2018 motion, Calida again demurred on the release of thousands of documents, saying that they contain 'very sensitive information with law enforcement and [has] national security implications.'
Earlier, the PPP chairman demurred on the fact that he was involved in the money laundering scam in any way.
But when invited to put the issue to bed he | Keeper Jordan Pickford demurred, opening a slim chance for Butland to play the final warm-up fixture at Elland Road on Thursday.
Given repeated opportunities to condemn these remarks and disassociate herself from Farrakhan, with whom she has had a friendly relationship spanning several years, Mallory has repeatedly demurred, at one point tweeting that "If your leader does not have the same enemies as Jesus, they may not be THE leader!" a comment that will not help to persuade her critics that she stands foursquare against anti-Semitism.
Flake, whos emerged as one of the presidents most vocal critics in the party and has drawn sharp criticism from Trump as a result, demurred when asked if he might mount one himself.
Babin demurred, insisting repeatedly that "She's done some nasty things."
CP apparently demurred and is running for re-elect.
Asked whether Simon Cowell had been in touch about a possible return to the floundering X Factor, Louis demurred: "If he had me back he'd have to get rid of someone else."
Asked whether Simon Cowell had been in touch about a possible return to the floundering X Factor Louis demurred: "If he had me back he'd have to get rid of someone else."
However, Giles demurred from commenting on ongoing investigations, although he said that any allegation suggesting corruption in sport is damaging.