demurral

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noun de·mur·ral \di-ˈmər-əl, -ˈmə-rəl\

Definition of demurral

  1. :  the act or an instance of demurring

Examples of demurral in a Sentence

  1. Suggestions that she run for president have been met with repeated demurrals.

  2. surprisingly, she wrote the check for the parking fine without demurral

First Known Use of demurral

1810


DEMURRAL Defined for English Language Learners

demurral

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Definition of demurral for English Language Learners

  • : an act of disagreeing politely about something : an act of demurring



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