corner graphic   Hi,    
ver. 2.0.19.08.24
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Dictionaries

Webster's Dictionary

Demand

Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

(1):

(v. i.) To make a demand; to inquire.

(2):

(v. t.) A diligent seeking or search; manifested want; desire to possess; request; as, a demand for certain goods; a person's company is in great demand.

(3):

(v. t.) To ask or call for with authority; to claim or seek from, as by authority or right; to claim, as something due; to call for urgently or peremptorily; as, to demand a debt; to demand obedience.

(4):

(v. t.) To inquire authoritatively or earnestly; to ask, esp. in a peremptory manner; to question.

(5):

(v. t.) To require as necessary or useful; to be in urgent need of; hence, to call for; as, the case demands care.

(6):

(v. t.) To call into court; to summon.

(7):

(v. t.) The asking or seeking for what is due or claimed as due.

(8):

(v. t.) The act of demanding; an asking with authority; a peremptory urging of a claim; a claiming or challenging as due; requisition; as, the demand of a creditor; a note payable on demand.

(9):

(v. t.) Earnest inquiry; question; query.

(10):

(v. t.) That which one demands or has a right to demand; thing claimed as due; claim; as, demands on an estate.

(11):

(v. t.) The right or title in virtue of which anything may be claimed; as, to hold a demand against a person.

(12):

(v. t.) A thing or amount claimed to be due.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Demand'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/web/d/demand.html. 1828.

Lectionary Calendar
Saturday, August 24th, 2019
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20
ADVERTISEMENT
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

 
Prev Entry
Demain
Next Entry
Demandable
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology