5 letter words starting with dem

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Definition of demes

demes (noun)

  1. A township or other subdivision of ancient Attica.
  2. A distinct local population of plants or animals.

Definition of demit

demit (noun)

  1. The act of demitting.
  2. A document certifying that a person has (honourably) demitted, as from a Masonic lodge.

demit (verb)

  1. To let fall; to depress; to yield.
  2. To relinquish an office, membership, authority, etc.; to resign, as from a Masonic lodge.

Definition of demon

demon (noun)

  1. An evil supernatural spirit.
  2. A neutral supernatural spirit.
  3. Someone with great strength, passion or skill for a particular activity, pursuit etc.; an enthusiast.
  4. A form of patience (known as Canfield in the US).
  5. Any of various hesperiid butterflies of the genera Notocrypta and Udaspes.

Definition of demur

demur (noun)

  1. Stop; pause; hesitation as to proceeding; suspense of decision or action; scruple.

demur (verb)

  1. To linger; to stay; to tarry
  2. To delay; to pause; to suspend proceedings or judgment in view of a doubt or difficulty; to hesitate; to put off the determination or conclusion of an affair.
  3. To scruple or object; to take exception; to oppose; to balk
  4. To interpose a demurrer.
  5. To suspend judgment concerning; to doubt of or hesitate about
  6. To cause delay to; to put off