DEMUR MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Demur Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To interpose a demurrer. See Demurrer, 2.
  2. (v. t.) To suspend judgment concerning; to doubt of or hesitate about.
  3. (v. t.) To cause delay to; to put off.
  4. (v. i.) Stop; pause; hesitation as to proceeding; suspense of decision or action; scruple.
  5. (v. i.) To delay; to pause; to suspend proceedings or judgment in view of a doubt or difficulty; to hesitate; to put off the determination or conclusion of an affair.
  6. (v. i.) To scruple or object; to take exception; as, I demur to that statement.
  7. (v. i.) To linger; to stay; to tarry.


Synonyms:
Demurral, Demurrer, Except,

• Demure Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of sober or serious mien; composed and decorous in bearing; of modest look; staid; grave.
  2. (a.) Affectedly modest, decorous, or serious; making a show of gravity.
  3. (v. i.) To look demurely.


Synonyms:
Coy, Overmodest,

• Demurity Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Demureness; also, one who is demure.


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