What does demanding mean?

Definitions for demanding
dɪˈmæn dɪŋ, -ˈmɑn-de·mand·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. demandingadjective

    requiring more than usually expected or thought due; especially great patience and effort and skill

    "found the job very demanding"; "a baby can be so demanding"

Wiktionary

  1. demandingadjective

    Requiring much endurance, strength, or patience.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Demanding

    of Demand

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'demanding' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4824

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of demanding in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of demanding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of demanding in a Sentence

  1. Albert Camus:

    A slave begins by demanding justice and ends by wanting to wear a crown.

  2. Henry Kissinger, Years of Upheaval:

    A crisis does not always appear to a policymaker as a series of dramatic events. Usually it imposes itself as an exhausting agenda of petty chores demanding both concentration and endurance.

  3. Stephan Weil:

    An extremely demanding time lies ahead for the German automotive industry that must be accompanied actively by policymakers.

  4. Robert C. Murphy:

    To be listened to is, generally speaking, a nearly unique experience for most people. It is enormously stimulating. It is small wonder that people who have been demanding all their lives to be heard so often fall speechless when confronted with one who gravely agrees to lend an ear. Man clamors for the freedom to express himself and for knowing that he counts. But once offered these conditions, he becomes frigthened.

  5. Karen Richardson:

    They were demanding to speak with a ranger, they were seriously worried that the calf was freezing and dying.

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