demand note


Definition of demand note

: a note payable on demand

Examples of demand note in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The suspect slid a demand note to a teller and also verbally demanded money, the FBI says. Cliff Pinckard, cleveland, "Police arrest suspect in robbery of Huntington Bank branch inside Parma Giant Eagle," 5 Mar. 2020 The suspect has given tellers demand notes and shown a gun in the robberies, the FBI said. Chris Coppola, azcentral, "'Lunch Break Bandit' trail of Phoenix-area bank robberies grows," 21 Oct. 2019 First, health-care providers are swamped responding to the pandemic, which is why the that employers not demand notes from doctors to confirm illness or fitness for work. Washington Post, "My employer is denying routine remote working requests," 26 Mar. 2020 Hopkins put the firearm against the victim's head and ordered him to follow the directions on the demand note. Ars Technica, "Failed plot to steal domain name at gunpoint brings 14-year prison term," 10 Dec. 2019 Hopkins ordered the victim to follow the instructions on the demand note before pistol-whipping him in the head and holding the gun to his head, the release states. Robyn Merrett,, "Social Media Influencer Sentenced to 14 Years for Devising Plan to Steal Domain Name at Gunpoint," 10 Dec. 2019 That count stemmed from a heist on Nov. 19, 2018, at Institution for Savings Bank, which Robinson robbed by passing a demand note to a teller., "You're using a browser set to private or incognito mode.," 2 Dec. 2019 Hopkins pulled out Adams' demand note, which contained a series of directions on how to change an Internet domain name from the domain owner's GoDaddy account to one of Adams' GoDaddy accounts. Ars Technica, "Failed plot to steal domain name at gunpoint brings 14-year prison term," 10 Dec. 2019 The man walked up to the teller and handed over a demand note, but the teller noticed the man was nervous and signaled a manager, who notified police, Buttle said. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Police searching for man who tried to rob a bank but left empty handed," 25 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of demand note

1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Demand note.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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