English to Filipino Meaning :: demur

tutoltumutol
Demur :
tutol
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Noun(1) (law
Verb(1) take exception to(2) enter a demurrer

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(1) Indeed, although this is not before the Court, I am sure my learned friend would not demur at my reading it - we have copies for the Court.(2) It can be dealt with in the ordinary way and if the Judge who hears the matter thinks there is anything in it, well, it will proceed to trial or maybe the Commonwealth will demur or you will demur , as the case may be.(3) they accepted this ruling without demur(4) Workers and unions are enjoined to accept wage cuts without too much demur , provided they are satisfied jobs would be saved.(5) Those of us who demur are labelled ÔÇÿself-hatersÔÇÖ.(6) I would not demur at all from what your Honour says.(7) You can plead by way of reply and demur , can you not?(8) Prudie has long felt that the reflexive, polite demur is not necessary when people are impertinently out of line, either with their advice or their questions.(9) Much, and much of the best, criticism in the past decade has been thus motivated; we now know a poet less quaint, less demur , and more politically engaged than previous generations might have imagined.(10) Yet Stevenson demurs mildly, and says diplomatically: ÔÇÿI think actors often improvise in character in a scripted film, so it's not that unusual.ÔÇÖ(11) She's not unmoved, but demurs because she doesn't want to complicate their arrangement.(12) Greenspan agreed with his diagnosis, but demurred .(13) ÔÇÿNot because I'm the best, but because I'm the fastest,ÔÇÖ he demurs in his New York-via-Edinburgh accent.(14) ÔÇÿI'm not a very good close reader of my own work,ÔÇÖ she demurs when asked to explain the meaning of an incident near the end of The Namesake.(15) Yet every time he's asked about his influence, English demurs , deflects all credit onto the team, the players.(16) Keyes agrees the anthology ÔÇÿis very revealingÔÇÖ, but demurs from the notion her writing is closely tied to her experience.
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Noun
1. objection ::
pagtutol
2. protest ::
may pasubali
3. protestation ::
protesta
4. complaint ::
reklamo
5. dispute ::
alitan
6. dissent ::
hindi pagsang-ayon
7. opposition ::
pagsalungat
8. resistance ::
paglaban
9. reservation ::
reserbasyon
10. hesitation ::
pag-aalinlangan
11. reluctance ::
pag-aatubili
12. disinclination ::
kawalan ng nais
16. second thoughts ::
pangalawang mga saloobin
17. a murmur ::
aliw-iw
18. a word ::
isang salita
Verb
19. object ::
bagay
20. take exception ::
masaktan ang damdamin
21. take issue ::
kumuha ng isyu
22. protest ::
may pasubali
23. cavil ::
pumintas
24. dissent ::
hindi pagsang-ayon
25. voice reservations ::
boses reserbasyon
26. be unwilling ::
ayaw
27. be reluctant ::
maging mabigat ang loob
28. balk ::
biglang tumigil
29. think twice ::
isip nang dalawang beses
30. drag one's heels ::
i-drag ang isang tao na takong
31. refuse ::
tanggihan
32. boggle ::
matakot
33. kick up a fuss ::
sipain up ng kaguluhan
Different Forms
demur, demurer, demurest, demurs
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