make many demands on

Definition of make many demands on

  1. :  to create many difficulties for (someone or something) His novels make many demands on the reader.

Word by Word Definitions

makeplay
  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

manyplay
  1. :  consisting of or amounting to a large but indefinite number

    :  being one of a large but indefinite number

  1. :  a large number of persons or things

  1. :  a large but indefinite number

    :  the great majority of people

demandplay demands
  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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