Translation of "demur" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] uk us /dɪˈmɜːr/ US  /-ˈmɝː/ (-rr-) formal

to express disagreement or refuse to do something

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。
demur uk us noun [ U ]

She agreed to his request without demur. 她爽快地同意了他的请求。

(Translation of “demur” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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