Demorari


Demorari
To demur.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • demorari — index stay (halt) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • demeurer — [ d(ə)mɶre ] v. intr. <conjug. : 1> • demourer, demorer 1080; lat. demorari « tarder », d où « séjourner, habiter » 1 ♦ Vieilli ou littér. S arrêter, rester en un lieu. ⇒ rester . « Demeurez au logis, ou changez de climat » (La Fontaine).… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • demorar — (Del lat. demorari.) ► verbo transitivo/ pronominal 1 Retrasar la realización de una cosa: ■ tuvimos que demorar el viaje por problemas de salud. SINÓNIMO aplazar retardar ANTÓNIMO adelantar 2 Hacer el movimiento o el desarrollo de una cosa más… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • demeurieren — de|meu|rie|ren [dəmœ...] <aus gleichbed. fr. demeurer, dies über mlat. demorari »abhalten« aus lat. demorari »(ver)zögern«> (veraltet) bleiben, verweilen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Demur — De*mur , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Demurred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demurring}.] [OF. demurer, demorer, demourer, to linger, stay, F. demeurer, fr. L. demorari; de + morari to delay, tarry, stay, mora delay; prob. originally, time for thinking, reflection …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Demurred — Demur De*mur , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Demurred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demurring}.] [OF. demurer, demorer, demourer, to linger, stay, F. demeurer, fr. L. demorari; de + morari to delay, tarry, stay, mora delay; prob. originally, time for thinking,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Demurring — Demur De*mur , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Demurred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demurring}.] [OF. demurer, demorer, demourer, to linger, stay, F. demeurer, fr. L. demorari; de + morari to delay, tarry, stay, mora delay; prob. originally, time for thinking,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • demur — I. intransitive verb (demurred; demurring) Etymology: Middle English demuren, demeren to linger, from Anglo French demurer, demoerer, from Latin demorari, from de + morari to linger, from mora delay more at mora Date: 13th century 1. archaic… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Old French — Spoken in northern France, parts of Belgium (Wallonia) and Switzerland, England, Ireland, Kingdom of Sicily, Principality of Antioch, Kingdom of Cyprus Extinct evolved into Middle French by the 14th century …   Wikipedia

  • demur — demurrable, adj. /di merr /, v., demurred, demurring, n. 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… …   Universalium


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