Synonyms for demur

Synonyms for (noun) demur

Synonyms: demur, demurral, demurrer

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

Similar words: objection

Definition: the speech act of objecting

Synonyms for (verb) demur

Synonyms: demur, except

Definition: take exception to

Usage: he demurred at my suggestion to work on Saturday

Similar words: object

Definition: express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent

Usage: She never objected to the amount of work her boss charged her with; When asked to drive the truck, she objected that she did not have a driver's license

Synonyms: demur

Definition: enter a demurrer

Similar words: plead

Definition: make an allegation in an action or other legal proceeding, especially answer the previous pleading of the other party by denying facts therein stated or by alleging new facts