demand/ask

(beret) + (water)
★★★☆☆
7 strokes
ILL PAIRSTRONG

Onyomi

KYUU

Mnemonic

I demand that you take that CUTE beret off before you go swimming in the water. You don't want the colors to run!!!

Kunyomi

もと*める to demand OR request
★★★★☆

Jukugo

要求(ようきゅう) する

demand ★★☆☆☆
(important) + (demand/ask) = 要求 (demand)

demand - more strident than the related word 求める (もとめる)

欲求(よっきゅう)

personal needs ★☆☆☆☆
(want) + (demand/ask) = 欲求 (personal needs)

personal needs (love, shelter, food).

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Synonyms

chase
追う    追求    追いかける    追いつく    追い越す   
demand
求める    要求    需要    請求    欲求