un·​de·​mand·​ing | \ ˌən-di-ˈman-diŋ How to pronounce undemanding (audio) , -ˈmän-, -dē- \

Definition of undemanding

: not requiring much time, effort, or attention : not demanding an undemanding job an undemanding boss

Other Words from undemanding

undemandingly adverb
undemandingness noun

Examples of undemanding in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web American Presidents have long shielded and supported Saudi Arabia, eager to foster Saudi military coöperation and maintain access to oil, but Donald Trump was unusually effusive and undemanding. Megan K. Stack, The New Yorker, 7 Oct. 2021 The tomato was incorporated sometime in the 18th century, and eventually the blender turned salmorejo into an undemanding emulsion and summertime salvation. Bon Appétit, 13 Aug. 2021 In contrast, the US Majors’ present targets are undemanding. Wood Mackenzie, Forbes, 3 June 2021 Sports has always provided an undemanding conduit to forgiveness, a get-out-jail-free card to anyone who displays a knack for bolstering the bottom line of whatever team or school comes calling. Paul Newberry, ajc, 19 Mar. 2021 For me, the allure of the secret account was simple and undemanding. Jason Parham, Wired, 28 Dec. 2020 This undemanding cake, to Goldstein, is a symbol of a Russian urge to be hospitable, particularly in times of relative hardship. Washington Post, 23 Oct. 2020 Even for undemanding souls, this is a pretty skeletal construct. Brian Lowry, CNN, 6 Oct. 2020 Glowing reviews and word-of-mouth from undemanding critics and audiences will revolve around the sometimes gutsy but often labored performances of leads Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal. David Hunter, The Hollywood Reporter, 5 Mar. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of undemanding

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Undemanding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undemanding. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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