—v.i. 1. to make objection, esp. on the grounds of scruples; take exception; object: They wanted to make him the treasurer, but he demurred. 2. Law.to interpose a demurrer.
3. Archaic.to linger; hesitate.
—n. 1. the act of making objection.
2. an objection raised.
4. Law Obs.a demurrer.