Synonyms for demurred
- hem and haw
- take exception
- wait and see
Antonyms for demurred
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEMURRED
While Demosthenes argued, and Nicias demurred, Gylippus had not been idle.
I demurred—I had got the paternal injunction to remain with the horse and cart.
As she demurred, he ended her life with a bullet from a pistol.
She had demurred, of course, when he himself had suggested this.
Jerry had demurred, but she recognized, behind all the fun, a real firmness.
"You shall have a bottle to take along," I promised, with alacrity, but he demurred.
"I don't think I ought to go," demurred Muriel, when invited.
Mrs. Nelson demurred a little, but was forced to admit that the dress was needed.
“I hate to kick a cripple, even in my business,” demurred Mern.
"Oh, I said let us be sensible for ten minutes," she demurred.