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He was sympathetic to their demands.
She repeated her demand for an urgent review of the system.
You are not in a position to make demands right now.
She was not willing to meet his demands.
the demands of his new job
Despite demands on her time, she was always courteous to everyone.
18,400 new houses will be needed by 2011 to cope with the demand.
Demand for organic food is increasing.