Definition of 'burdensome'
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That could not be unduly complex or burdensome. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A text is far easier, quicker, less burdensome. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Were not their crosses just as onerous and burdensome and heavy? Christianity Today (2000)Thus it is that childcare becomes a burdensome task rather than a pleasure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But the law does not require life to be preserved irrespective of whether it is unduly burdensome. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Environmental regulations are increasingly burdensome to business. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is struggling under burdensome debt as its property boom heads towards a slump. Times, Sunday Times (2008)While builders welcome anything that makes planning less burdensome, mortgages matter most. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Soon you'll be ready to bid farewell to numerous burdensome arrangements. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Then we were ranked 4th in world for least burdensome regulation. The Sun (2010)In addition, financial regulations became more burdensome. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)Yet while others complain, the accompanying chaos gives you a chance to spot and unload burdensome arrangements. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One thing which continues to mislead the public is the view that most burdensome regulation comes from Brussels. Times, Sunday Times (2013)As the survivor struggles with the tasks of adult life, the legacy of her childhood becomes increasingly burdensome. Trauma and Recovery (1992)The default presumption will be that burdensome regulations will go - unless ministers make a very good case for them to stay. Times, Sunday Times (2011)IVF is now so routine that the special layer of controls once required to reassure the public has become unnecessary and burdensome. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Alternatively, you've stuck with increasingly burdensome friendships or relationships. Times, Sunday Times (2006)After a period of upheaval that involved unloading burdensome arrangements, it's time to review your priorities. Times, Sunday Times (2015)By this point, the effects of the original chemical exposures have become more burdensome, since chemicals react in a cumulative fashion. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)
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