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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “demand”

demand

verb [T] (REQUEST)
要求
    /dɪˈmɑːnd/ US  /-ˈmænd/
to ask for something forcefully, in a way that shows that you do not expect to be refused
堅決請求,強烈要求;強要
I demanded an explanation.
我要求給我一個解釋。
The car workers' union is demanding a 7% pay rise this year.
汽車工會要求今年加薪7%。
He has always demanded the highest standards of behaviour from his children.
他總是以最高的行為準則來要求自己的孩子。
[+ speech] "And where do you think you're going?" demanded the police officer.
「你覺得自己在往哪裡去?」員警問道。
[+ to infinitive] I demand to see the manager.
我要求見經理。
[+ that] She demanded that he return the books he borrowed from her.
她要求他把從她那裡借走的書還回來。
Giving orders and commands
(Definition of demand verb (REQUEST) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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