Sentence Examples


  • Quinn demurred, saying he knew his settings by memory and remained downstairs with Martha.
  • The legate demurred; but on the pope's return sentence was formally given in his favour.
  • The Chilean authorities demurred at this attitude, and attempted to argue the matter.
  • West Virginia demurred, but was overruled, and on the 4th of May 1908 a master was appointed to take testimony.
  • Her Majesty strongly demurred to a second general election within seven months; but Gladstone persisted, and she yielded.