Definitions for time-consuming

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. time-consuming(adj)

    of a task that takes time and patience


  1. time-consuming(Adjective)

    Requiring significant amounts of time.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stanislaw Lec:

    People find life entirely too time-consuming.

  2. The EPA:

    Collection, transportation and lab analysis of metals in water is complex and time-consuming.

  3. Alana Welm:

    I do see promise, but it's very time-consuming, it's very expensive. For the average patient, standard care is going to be the way to go.

  4. David Solomon:

    Selling off-price inventory is manual, time-consuming and error prone, they are leaving a lot of money on the table because the process is so inefficient.

  5. Jude Senkungu:

    The time-consuming triage process( checking patients for Ebola symptoms before admitting them to hospital) could prove fatal for those arriving with critical injuries.

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