Sinônimos de demur
to show reluctanceAt first I demurred when he asked me to do it.
We objected strongly.
Women took to the streets to protest against the arrests.
Stop doubting and start loving.
He paused briefly before answering.
She hesitated, debating whether to answer the phone.
Even biology graduates may balk at animal experiments.
This is not the time to cavil about petty details.
without objectingShe entered without demur.
This objection has obviously been dropped.
a protest against people's growing economic hardship
He has responded harshly to any dissent.
The board said it had no hesitation in rejecting the offer.
She had some misgivings about what she was about to do.
I had a sudden qualm that all might not be well.
a man with no moral scruples
I had no compunction about stealing from my parents.
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in the sense of balk
to recoilEven biology graduates may balk at animal experiments.
in the sense of cavil
to raise annoying petty objectionsThis is not the time to cavil about petty details.
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