What does challenging mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ambitious, challenging(adj)

    requiring full use of your abilities or resources

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

  2. challenging, thought-provoking(adj)

    stimulating interest or thought

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

  3. challenging, intriguing(adj)

    disturbingly provocative

    "an intriguing smile"

Wiktionary

  1. challenging(Adjective)

    Difficult, hard to do.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Challenging

    of Challenge

How to pronounce challenging?

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How to say challenging in sign language?

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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. Jochen Goetz:

    Q2 will be challenging but we see a strong second half of the year, we are currently facing some problems on the supply chain, we will not lose a single truck but some (trucks) might be invoiced in Q3.

  2. David Spade:

    It's hard to just up and stop on a dime, i think it's smart to get out there and it's also fun and challenging to think of a new way to do something.

  3. Howard Cohen:

    Its a very challenging time in film distribution for indies and everyone but Disney, maybe, we like movies that can draw an audience, that are crowd-pleasers. In a challenging environment, you have to give people a really strong reason to leave their house.

  4. Beau Duarte:

    In manned platforms, aerial refueling is a challenging maneuver because of the precision required by the pilot to engage the basket, adding an autonomous functionality creates another layer of complexity.

  5. Jos Lelieveld:

    Testing for the effects of air pollution emissions in different parts of the world was a very challenging task.

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