in demand

Definition of in demand

  1. :  needed or wanted by many people Tickets for her concerts are always in great demand. Good plumbers are in demand in our town.

Word by Word Definitions

demandplay
  1. :  an act of demanding or asking especially with authority

    :  something claimed as due or owed

    :  question

  1. :  to call for something in an authoritative way :  to make a demand :  ask

    :  to ask or call for with authority :  claim as due or just

    :  to call for urgently, imperiously, or insistently


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