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"demanding" in British English

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demandingadjective

uk   /dɪˈmɑːn.dɪŋ/  us   /-ˈmæn-/
B2 needing a lot of ​time, ​attention, or ​energy: She's a very demanding ​child. a demanding ​job/​task

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"demanding" in American English

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demandingadjective

 us   /dɪˈmæn·dɪŋ/
needing a lot of ​attention, ​effort, or ​time: I’m ​trying to ​learnEnglish, and I ​find it very demanding.
(Definition of demanding from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “demanding”
in Arabic مُتطَلّب…
in Korean 힘든, 부담이 큰…
in Portuguese exigente, trabalhoso, difícil…
in Catalan dur, exigent…
in Japanese 要求の多い…
in Chinese (Simplified) 费时费力的,耗费精力的…
in Turkish zaman/ilgi/çaba gerektiren, talepkâr…
in Russian требующий усилий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 費時費力的,耗費精力的…
in Italian impegnativo…
in Polish wymagający…
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