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Translation of "demur" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

demur

verb [I]     /dɪˈmɜːr/ US  /-ˈmɝː/ (-rr-) formal
to express disagreement or refuse to do something 提出异议;拒绝 The lawyer requested a break in the court case, but the judge demurred. 律师请求休庭,但法官没有同意。 Arguing and disagreeingRefusing and rejecting demur     noun [U] She agreed to his request without demur. 她爽快地同意了他的请求。 Arguing and disagreeingRefusing and rejecting
Translations of “demur”
in Chinese (Traditional) 提出異議, 拒絕…
(Definition of demur from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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