Meaning of “demanding” in the English Dictionary

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"demanding" in British English

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demandingadjective

uk /dɪˈmɑːn.dɪŋ/ us /dɪˈmæn.dɪŋ/

B2 needing a lot of time, attention, or energy:

She's a very demanding child.
a demanding job/task

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(Definition of “demanding” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"demanding" in American English

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demandingadjective

us /dɪˈmæn·dɪŋ/

needing a lot of attention, effort, or time:

I’m trying to learn English, and I find it very demanding.

(Definition of “demanding” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)