overdemanding

adjective over·de·mand·ing \ ˌō-vər-di-ˈman-diŋ , -ˈmän- , -dē- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overdemanding

: excessively demanding
  • overdemanding children/parents
  • an overdemanding boss/client
  • an overdemanding workload
  • … he is making himself as unpleasant and overdemanding as possible, to see if the staff will stay polite and efficient under the most annoying kind of pressure.
  • —J. C. Furnas

First Known Use of overdemanding

1949


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