Definition of demurrable in English:


Line breaks: de¦mur|rable
Pronunciation: /dɪˈməːrəb(ə)l


dated , chiefly Law
  • Open to demurrer.
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    • And if a claim is demurrable there might arise a question, as arose in the present case, as to whether it could possibly be saved by amendment.
    • The emotional distress cause of action was demurrable on other grounds, but leave to amend should have been granted.
    • Without such allegation that the contract was assigned, that part of the pleading would then be demurrable.

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