What does time-consuming mean?

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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of time-consuming in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of time-consuming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stanislaw Lec:

    People find life entirely too time-consuming.

  2. 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.

  3. Rana Dasgupta:

    It will take long time to get any decision, the nature of the case is time-consuming. The High Court will continue to hear from both parties and then will deliver its verdict.

  4. Bill Sasiela:

    This is the first time a PCSK9 inhibitor has shown in a clinical study that it reduced the frequency of apheresis therapy, an invasive, difficult to access, time-consuming and expensive treatment for some of the most difficult-to-treat patients.

  5. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager:

    It is clear that obtaining information is both challenging and time consuming. We do not necessarily get the information the first time or the second time. Therefore we will not meet the first deadline to be done by the end of the second quarter. We will do our best, i will not give deadlines for the finalisation of these cases.

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