This, after demurring, Oliver gave, and offered to resign also from the lieutenant-governorship.
But he stopped her, and in spite of her demurring carried her off.
They bullied him—they talked him down, demurring mildly, but firmly.
For an hour Stenovics had made a show of demurring; then he bowed to the national will.
I felt like demurring, but Mr. Wallingford readily consented.