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demanding

de·mand·ing

demanding

 
pronunciation:
dih maen dIng
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: making many or excessive demands.
a demanding boss
antonyms:
easy, easygoing, undemanding
similar words:
hard, harsh, strict, stringent
definition 2: requiring constant attention or effort.
a demanding task
antonyms:
easy, effortless, low-pressure, undemanding
similar words:
rugged, tough
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derivation: demandingly (adv.)