• Definition for "demurral"
    • The work of demurring, particularly a mild, polite,…
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demurral definition

  • noun:
    • The work of demurring, particularly a mild, polite, or considered appearance of resistance.
    • The act of demurring
    • A formal objection
    • Demur; wait in acting or deciding.
    • Hesitation in proceeding or choice; demur.
    • (law) an official objection to an opponent's pleadings
    • The work of demurring, particularly a mild, courteous, or considered phrase of resistance.
    • The act of demurring
    • an official objection
    • Demur; wait in acting or deciding.
    • Hesitation in proceeding or decision; demur.
    • (legislation) a formal objection to an opponent's pleadings
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