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Entry Word: demand
Function: noun
Text: 1 something that someone insists upon having <the terrorists presented their list of demands>
Synonyms claim, dun, requisition, ultimatum
Related Words desire, request, want, wish; drive, need, requirement, stipulation; basic, essential, must; imposition; condition, provision
2 something necessary, indispensable, or unavoidable <we are very confident that our new employee is fully equal to the demands of the job> -- see ESSENTIAL 1