Synonyms of taxing
demandingDictionary • You won't be asked to do anything too taxing.
demanding • It is a demanding job.
trying • The whole business has been very trying.
wearing • She finds his continual demands very wearing.
heavy • They bear a heavy burden of responsibility.
tough • It was a tough decision but I think we made the right one.
tiring • It had been a long and tiring day.
punishing • his punishing work schedule
exacting • He was not well enough to carry out such an exacting task.
stressful • I think I've got one of the most stressful jobs there is.
onerous • parents who have had the onerous task of bringing up a difficult child
burdensome • The outlay so far has not been too burdensome.
wearisome • a long and wearisome task
, easy-peasy (slang)
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burdensomeIf you describe something as burdensome, you mean it is worrying or hard to deal with.
• The outlay so far has not been too burdensome.
demandingA demanding job or task requires a lot of your time, energy, or attention.
• It is a demanding job.
exactingYou use exacting to describe something or someone that demands hard work and a great deal of care.
• He was not well enough to carry out such an exacting task.
Thesaurus for taxing from the Collins English Thesaurus