Examples of demanding in a Sentence
She had a demanding schedule with little free time.
Factory work can be physically demanding.
I have heard it is one of the most demanding courses at the university.
Their boss was really demanding, often expecting them to work long into the night.
Recent Examples of demanding from the Web
That means if the backup catcher is injured, a position player or pitcher must serve as the catcher—the most physically demanding and specific position on the field.
The opening three holes are as demanding as anything on this golf course, ending with the third which is [basically] a par four and a half.
New European regulation may both make Italian investors more demanding and hasten dealmaking.
Rajasthan is considered India for beginners, with the hectic sightseeing rush ticking off Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur and Jaisalmer, all with demanding drives in between.
And as is the case with anything demanding and difficult, those who get results from it will come to terms with it, and those who don’t (like Marsh) will rail against it.
Being spared strenuous activities gives workers the time and energy to tackle more demanding and creative tasks, BMW said in a statement.
Workouts were made more demanding and qualifying rounds were much more frequent, forcing players to earn a spot in the top five each week.
Within its six sprawling exhibition levels, flooded with streaming natural light, Torre will be a feast even for the most demanding and fastidious art connaisseur.
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DEMANDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of demanding for English Language Learners
: requiring much time, attention, or effort
: expecting much time, attention, effort, etc., from other people : hard to satisfy
DEMANDING Defined for Kids
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