(law) a formal objection to an opponent's pleadings
(law) any pleading that attacks the legal sufficiency of the opponent's pleadings
a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him;
"he gave evidence for the defense"
- Firstly, it emphasizes the importance and the rationality of the registration of demurrer system.
- She stood up and put in a demurrer once the proposal announced.