burdensome, onerous, taxing(adj)
not easily borne; wearing
"the burdensome task of preparing the income tax return"; "my duties weren't onerous; I only had to greet the guests"; "a taxing schedule"
imposing or constituting a physical, mental, or figurative load which can be borne only with effort.
Origin: From onerosus, from onus.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
on′ėr-us, adj. burdensome: oppressive.—adj. On′erary, fitted or intended for carrying burdens: comprising burdens.—adv. On′erously.—n. On′erousness. [L. onerosus—onus.]
The numerical value of onerous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of onerous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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- onerósCatalan, Valencian
- lästig, drückend, beschwerlich, mühsamGerman
- pénible, lourd, eFrench
- lastig, moeilijkDutch
- onerosa, onerosoPortuguese
- тягостный, обременительныйRussian
- zamoran, tegobanSerbo-Croatian
- külfetli, güç, eziyetli, sıkıntılı, ağır, zahmetliTurkish
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