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Meaning of “time-consuming” in the English Dictionary

"time-consuming" in British English

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time-consumingadjective

uk   /ˈtaɪm.kənˌsjuː.mɪŋ/  us   /-ˌsuː-/
C1 A time-consuming ​tasktakes a lot of ​time to do: Producing a ​dictionary is a very time-consuming ​job.
(Definition of time-consuming from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"time-consuming" in Business English

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time-consumingadjective

uk   us   /ˈtaɪmkənˌsjuːmɪŋ/
taking a lot of ​time to do or complete: Commuting by ​car nowadays is much more time-consuming than it used to be. Employment ​tribunals are time-consuming and ​expensive. a time-consuming ​process/​task/​job
(Definition of time-consuming from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “time-consuming”
in Chinese (Simplified) 耗费时间的, 旷日持久的…
in Turkish vakit alan, oyalayıcı…
in Russian требующий много времени…
in Chinese (Traditional) 耗費時間的, 曠日持久的…
in Polish czasochłonny…
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