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Definition of "demand":

noun: the act of demanding

"the kidnapper's exorbitant demands for money"


noun: required activity

"there were many demands on his time"


noun: an urgent or peremptory request

"his demands for attention were unceasing"


noun: the ability and desire to purchase goods and services

"the automobile reduced the demand for buggywhips"


noun: a condition requiring relief

"there is a demand for jobs"


verb: request urgently and forcefully

"The victim's family is demanding compensation"


verb: claim as due or just

"The bank demanded payment of the loan"


verb: ask to be informed of

"I demand an explanation"


verb: summon to court


verb: lay legal claim to


verb: require as useful, just, or proper

"This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"



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