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demanding

adjective de·mand·ing

Simple Definition of demanding

  • : requiring much time, attention, or effort

  • : expecting much time, attention, effort, etc., from other people : hard to satisfy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of demanding

  1. :  requiring much time, effort, or attention :  exacting <a demanding job> <demanding customers>

demandingly

play \-ˈman-diŋ-lē\ adverb

demandingness

noun

Examples of demanding in a sentence

  1. She had a demanding schedule with little free time.

  2. Factory work can be physically demanding.

  3. I have heard it is one of the most demanding courses at the university.

  4. Their boss was really demanding, often expecting them to work long into the night.



1926

First Known Use of demanding

1926


DEMANDING Defined for Kids

demanding

adjective de·mand·ing \di-ˈman-diŋ\

Definition of demanding for Students

  1. :  requiring or expecting much effort <a demanding teacher>





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