Definitions and translations for "demand"

Definition of demand

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Noun
1. The desire to purchase goods and services.
Prices usually go up when demand exceeds supply.
2. The amount of a good or service that consumers are willing to buy at a particular price.
3. A need.
There is a demand for voluntary health workers in the poorer parts of Africa and Asia.
4. A claim for something.
Modern society is responding to women's demands for equality.
5. A requirement.
His job makes many demands on his time.
6. An urgent request.
She couldn't ignore the newborn baby's demands for attention.
7. An order.
8. A measure of the maximum power load of a utility's customer over a short period of time; the power load integrated over a specified time interval.
Verb
9. To request forcefully.
I demand to see the manager.
10. To claim a right to something.
The bank is demanding the mortgage payment.
11. To ask forcefully for information.
I demand an immediate explanation.
12. To require of someone.
This job demands a lot of patience.
13. To issue a summons to court.
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English - English - demand

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n. claim, requirement; strong request
v. claim, require; strongly request

English - Spanish - demand

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s. demanda, exigencia; llamado, reclamación, requisitoria; juicio
v. demandar, exigir, pedir, reclamar; entablar demanda contra, presentar demanda contra; requerir, ser exigente, ser imperativo

English - French - demand

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n. demande
v. exiger; nécessiter

English - German - demand

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n. Forderung, Verlangen; Nachfrage
v. fordern, anfordern; verlangen

English - Indonesian - demand

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n. tuntutan, permintaan
v. menuntut, meminta, memaui, menagih, mendesak, menyuruh, memerlukan, membutuhkan

English - Italian - demand

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s. domanda, richiesta, pretesa; esigenza, necessità; bisogno
v. domandare, richiedere; esigere, pretendere

English - Polish - demand

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n. żądanie, domaganie się, wymaganie, pretensja, popyt, postulat
v. żądać, wymagać, domagać się, nacierać, upominać się, dopominać, nakazać, zapytać, rewindykować, natrzeć uszu, nakazywać, zapytywać

English - Portuguese - demand

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s. exigência; demanda; questão; necessidade; procura
v. exigir; pedir; reclamar; processar

English - Romanian - demand

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n. cerere, cerinţă, revendicare, necesitate, nevoie, investigaţie, jalbă, aviz de plată
v. cere, voi, revendica, necesita, reclama, avea nevoie de

English - Russian - demand

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с. требование, запрос, потребность, востребование, нужда, спрос
г. требовать, предъявлять требование, нуждаться, спрашивать, задавать вопрос

English - Turkish - demand

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f. istemek, talep etmek; hak iddia etmek; sormak
i. talep, istek, istem, isteme, ihtiyaç, rağbet; gereksinim; hak iddiası

English - Ukrainian - demand

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n. вимога, наполегливий: наполегливе прохання, пред'явлення вимоги, потреба, претензія, домагання, заправа, заява, попит
v. вимагати, запитувати, запитання: ставити запитання, домагатися, зажадати, поставити, правити

English - Dutch - demand

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zn. eis; navraag, aanvraag
ww. vereisen, eisen; navragen

English - Greek - demand

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ουσ. αξίωση, απαίτηση, ζήτηση, αίτημα
ρήμ. αξιώνω, απαιτώ, αξιώ

English - Arabic - demand

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‏طلب، مطلب، مطالبة، مرغوب، المطلوبية، حاجة ملحة، الطلب، مطلوب‏
‏طالب، إستدعى، طلب، إقتضى، إحتاج، تطلب‏

English - Chinese - demand

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(名) 要求; 需要; 需求
(动) 要求, 请求; 查问, 盘诘; 需要; 传唤

English - Chinese - demand

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(名) 要求; 需要; 需求
(動) 要求, 請求; 查問, 盤詰; 需要; 傳喚

English - Hindi - demand

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n. मांग, मंगनी, अनुरोध, तक़ाज़ा, खपत, दावा, इच्छा, ज़रूरत, आवश्यकता, जिज्ञासा
v. मांगना, मांग करना, चाहना, तक़ाज़ा करना, अनुरोध करना, मुहताज होना, पूछना, पूछ लेना, सवाल करना, प्रश्न करना, मुतालबा करना

English - Japanese - demand

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(動) 要求する; 必要とする
(名) 要求; 需要

English - Korean - demand

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명. 요구; 강한 요구
동. 요구하다, 요청하다; 강력히 요구하다

English - Vietnamese - demand

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n. lời xin, lời yêu cầu, thỉnh nguyện, nhu cầu, xin việc, câu hỏi
v. hỏi, cầu cứu
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Verb forms for demand
Present participle: demanding
Present: demand (3.person: demands)
Past: demanded
Future: will demand
Present conditional: would demand
Present Perfect: have demanded (3.person: has demanded)
Past Perfect: had demanded
Future Perfect: will have demanded
Past conditional: would have demanded