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demand

noun [C] (REQUEST)
要求
 
 
/dɪˈmɑːnd/ US  /-ˈmænd/
a strong request
強烈的要求,堅決的請求
You can't give in to children's demands all the time.
你不能總是對孩子們的要求作出讓步。
The government is unlikely to agree to the rebels' demands for independence.
政府不可能同意叛亂者提出的獨立要求。
UK They received a final demand (= a last request) for payment.
他們收到了要求付款的最後通牒。
Making appeals and requests
(Definition of demand noun (REQUEST) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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