demurring in English

raise doubts or objections or show reluctance.
normally she would have accepted the challenge, but she demurred
synonyms: object take exceptiontake issue protest cavil dissent voice reservationsbe unwillingbe reluctant balk think twice drag one's heels refuse boggle kick up a fuss

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