What does challenging mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ambitious, challengingadjective

    requiring full use of your abilities or resources

    "ambitious schedule"; "performed the most challenging task without a mistake"

  2. challenging, thought-provokingadjective

    stimulating interest or thought

    "a challenging hypothesis"; "a thought-provoking book"

  3. challenging, intriguingadjective

    disturbingly provocative

    "an intriguing smile"

Wiktionary

  1. challengingadjective

    Difficult, hard to do.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Challenging

    of Challenge

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of challenging in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of challenging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of challenging in a Sentence

  1. Joe Fasula:

    Today was a very challenging day, while there is little doubt this woman was doing it as a very twisted prank, we will not take any chances with the health and well-being of our customers.

  2. Viktor Frankl:

    Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.

  3. Recep Tayyip Erdogan:

    They deem the slightest challenging news and every criticism as an insult and either launch an investigation into the subject or prosecute.

  4. Wendy Niculescu:

    It’s getting to be more challenging financially.

  5. Mike Hawes:

    It's extremely concerning that government has seemingly moved the goalposts for consumers and industry on such a critical issue, with current demand for this still expensive technology still just a fraction of sales, it's clear that accelerating an already very challenging ambition will take more than industry investment.

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