Translation of "demand" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (REQUEST) 要求 uk us /dɪˈmɑːnd/ US  /-ˈmænd/

a strong request

You can't give in to children's demands all the time. 你不能总是对孩子们的要求作出让步。
The government is unlikely to agree to the rebels' demands for independence. 政府不可能同意叛乱者提出的独立要求。
UK They received a final demand (= a last request) for payment. 他们收到了要求付款的最后通牒。

(Translation of “demand noun (REQUEST)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)