- demanding [di man′diŋ]adj.making difficult or irksome demands on one's resources, patience, energy, etc.demandinglyadv.
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demanding — demanding; un·demanding; … English syllables
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demanding — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ requiring much skill or effort. DERIVATIVES demandingly adverb … English terms dictionary
demanding — [[t]dɪmɑ͟ːndɪŋ, mæ̱nd [/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A demanding job or task requires a lot of your time, energy, or attention. He tried to return to work, but found he could no longer cope with his demanding job... It is a demanding role and she … English dictionary
demanding — adj. demanding of (she is very demanding of her employees) * * * demanding of (she is very demanding of her employees) … Combinatory dictionary
demanding — de|mand|ing S3 [dıˈma:ndıŋ US dıˈmæn ] adj 1.) needing a lot of ability, effort, or skill ▪ a demanding job physically/emotionally/intellectually etc demanding ▪ Climbing is physically demanding. 2.) expecting a lot of attention or expecting to… … Dictionary of contemporary English
demanding — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem ▪ become, get ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc … Collocations dictionary
demanding — de|mand|ing [ dı mændıŋ ] adjective ** 1. ) a demanding person needs a lot of attention and is not easily pleased or satisfied: Young children can be very demanding. 2. ) needing a lot of time, ability, and energy: a demanding job … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
demanding */*/ — UK [dɪˈmɑːndɪŋ] / US [dɪˈmændɪŋ] adjective 1) a demanding person needs a lot of attention and is not easily pleased or satisfied Young children can be very demanding. 2) needing a lot of time, ability, and energy a demanding job … English dictionary