Definition of 'demanding'
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He has shown up as ridiculous those who questioned his ability to flourish in such a physically demanding position. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Top management does not thereby become less important nor does its job become less demanding. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)The journey was physically demanding and fraught with bureaucratic hazards. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And he admits he can be a demanding boss. The Sun (2015)Or any role more demanding for the sole actor on stage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That task is a lot more demanding in the eurozone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is very little evidence that jobs have become more demanding. MANAGING IN TURBULENT TIMES (1980)Think you are less demanding when drowsy? The Sun (2012)She can be very demanding and hard to live with. The Sun (2009)The job has become more demanding and many chairmen are rising to the challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some of the models can be difficult and demanding. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One pub boss said recently that the consumer was becoming more demanding and less willing to put up with poor standards. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is a very demanding task. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This is a physically demanding car. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We both have demanding day jobs. The Sun (2012)It was a lot more demanding. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is as if he wants to play with absolute freedom, but that is a more demanding task than he imagined. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Factory work was often demanding, hazardous, and regimented. Sociology (1995)The trust said that the increase reflected his'hugely demanding role' and its wish to retain him. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So, sloth dressed up as not being exploited by your demanding boss is OK. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There was a strong camaraderie which largely ignored age and rank and stemmed from shared experience, right to the top, of lonely and demanding work. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'demanding'
British English: demanding /dɪˈmɑːndɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
A demanding job requires a lot of time, energy, or attention.
He could no longer cope with his demanding job.
- American English: demanding
- Arabic: شاقّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: exigente
- Chinese: 要求高的
- Croatian: zahtjevan
- Czech: náročný
- Danish: krævende
- Dutch: veeleisend
- European Spanish: exigente
- Finnish: vaativa
- French: exigeant
- German: fordernd
- Greek: απαιτητικός
- Italian: esigente
- Japanese: 要求の厳しい
- Korean: 지나치게 요구하는
- Norwegian: krevende
- Polish: wymagający
- European Portuguese: exigente
- Romanian: solicitant
- Russian: затратный
- Spanish: exigente
- Swedish: krävande
- Thai: เรียกร้องมาก
- Turkish: zahmetli
- Ukrainian: вимогливий
- Vietnamese: đòi hỏi khắt khe
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