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demur

1 verb refuse INTRANSITIVEcuir i gcoinnecuir in aghaidhdiúltaigh do PhrV  c m uthey asked him for funds, but he demurred d'iarr siad maoiniú air ach dhiúltaigh sé dóibh 2 verb disagree, object INTRANSITIVEeasaontaigh verb  c m udiúltaigh do PhrV  c m ucuir in éadanI'd demur at your assumption that we're unreasonable ní aontóinn leat go bhfuilimid míréasúnta, ní thiocfainn leat ag ceapadh go bhfuilimid míréasúnta
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3 noun objectioneasaontú masc  c m ubraiteoireacht fem  c m udoicheall masc1after some slight demur I got permission tar éis beagán braiteoireachta fuair mé cead without demur gan mhoill, gan cheist, gan doicheall