There are 2 translations of demand in Spanish:

demand1

Pronunciation: /dɪˈmænd; dɪˈmɑːnd/

vt

  • 1 [person] (call for, insist on) exigir*; (ask) preguntar I demand a fair trial exijo un juicio imparcial they're demanding immediate payment of the debt exigen el pago inmediato de la deuda the unions are demanding better conditions los sindicatos reclaman mejores condiciones to demand money with menaces [Law] exigir* dinero con intimidación what have I done? he demanded —¿qué he hecho yo? —preguntó to demand to + inf exigir* + inf or que + subj she demanded to know the reason quiso saber el porqué, exigió que se le dijera por qué to demand sth of sb exigirle* algo a algn a great deal is demanded of the students on this course en este curso se les exige mucho a los alumnos
  • 2 (necessitate, require) [dedication/perseverance] exigir*, requerir* this document demands your immediate attention este documento requiere su atención inmediata

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of demand in Spanish:

demand2

n

  • 1 c (claim) exigencia (f); [Lab Rel] [Pol] reivindicación (f), reclamo (m); (request) petición (f), pedido (m) (AmL) to comply with sb's demands satisfacer* las exigencias de algn the union's wage demands las reivindicaciones salariales del sindicato by popular demand a petición or (AmL tb) pedido del público the trial made enormous demands on his health el juicio puso a prueba su salud her work makes heavy o great demands on her time el trabajo le absorbe gran parte del tiempo she did not feel equal to the demands of the job no se sentía capaz de hacer frente a las exigencias del trabajo, no se sentía a la altura de lo que el trabajo exigía abortion on demand libre aborto (m) contraception on demand libre acceso (m) a los anticonceptivos payable on demand pagadero a la vista (before n) [draft/deposit/note] [Fin] a la vista demand feedingalimentación del bebé cuando este la reclama, en lugar de a horas preestablecidas
  • 2 u (requirement) [Busn] [Econ] demanda (f) these shoes are much in demand estos zapatos tienen gran demanda or se venden mucho he's in great demand as a magician es un mago muy solicitado or popular (the) demand exceeds (the) supply la demanda es superior a or supera la oferta there is (a) great demand for teachers hay una gran demanda de profesores to create a demand for sth crear demanda de algo

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.