Demand and Tell


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Demand verb – To ask for (something) earnestly or with authority.
Tell and demand are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Demand".
Nearby Words: demanding, demanded, demandant
Synonyms for Demand


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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Demand and tell are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Demand" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

Common collocations

family demand family tell family
truth demand truth tell truth
story demand story tell story
information demand information tell information
Other nouns: everyone.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Civilization Which is nice, except they will sometimes tell you that they no longer like the original treaty and demand you add more on your end.
  • Video Game / Defense of the Ancients: All-Stars You can expect to see a lot of people who demand that you buy wards or give them potions, then won't tell you where to place the wards.
  • Video Game / Mad Maze If you demand that the lyon tell you the necessary words to pass through the ruins of Al-Mugabi, he'll give them to you, but you won't survive long enough to use them.
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