demanding

DEFINITIONS OF: demanding

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adj requiring more than usually expected or thought due; especially great patience and effort and skill

“found the job very demanding
“a baby can be so demanding
Synonyms
exacting, exigent
requiring precise accuracy
hard to please, hard-to-please
(of persons) "his father was a hard-to-please taskmaster"
needy
demanding or needing attention, affection, or reassurance to an excessive degree
rigorous, stringent, tight
demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
exacting, stern, strict
severe and unremitting in making demands
difficult, hard
not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure
Antonyms:
undemanding
requiring little if any patience or effort or skill
lenient
not strict
easygoing
relaxed and informal in attitude or standards
light
demanding little effort; not burdensome
unexacting
not rigorous
easy
posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
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