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Demur

To dispute a legal Pleading or a statement of the facts being alleged through the use of a demurrer.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

demur

to raise an objection by entering a DEMURRER.
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He said: "I heard John Gormley mention, not demurring, the 25th of March and why would I disagree with my colleague?" And he said it was still possible that a referendum to scrap the Seanad could also be held on the same date.
While demurring from Nazri's suggestion that Umno distance itself from former president Datuk Seri Najib Razak, Khairy concurred that Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi should be given adequate freedom to lead Umno.
She ate everything put in front of her, refused to be drawn into slanging matches, didn't gossip, approached the most appalling challenges without demurring, and stoically survived for days at a time without an alcoholic drink.