Entry from British & World English dictionary
A creditor’s last request for payment of money owed, before taking punitive measures: [as modifier]: final-demand letters
More example sentences
- There was a final demand for payment from Anglian Water threatening legal fees would be added to the bill, but I have no recollection of the original bill.
- Authority members have agreed to pay the final demand for the first payment of £834,046.
- There would be some weeks when I'd be dodging the rent man or let the telly money go until I got the final demand letter threatening to repossess it.
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