Part of speech:
Harsh, severe, or demanding:
The definition of precise is exact.
Affording comfort or relief; soothing:
The definition of arduous is a way of describing something that is extremely tiring and difficult.
The definition of burdensome is something that is hard to deal with, or that places too great of expectations.
Requiring others to work hard or meet high expectations:
Proceeding without interruption in a straight course or line; not deviating or swerving:
Insisting capriciously on getting just what one wants; difficult to please; fastidious:
Paying great or excessive attention to personal tastes and appearance; fastidious:
Disagreeable to the sense of sight:
(Law) Entailing more liabilities than benefits or imposing significant obligations.
The definition of oppressive is something that is hard to deal with or causes discomfort.
The definition of particular is pertaining to a specific person, thing or place, or something that is noteworthy or under immediate consideration.
Not requiring that any cause be shown
(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
Calling for immediate attention; urgent
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
Governed or governing by exact rules; observing exact rules; severe; rigorous.
Tight in loan or investment money
The definition of trying is defined as an irritating person or thing.
Calling for immediate action or attention; urgent; critical
The definition of fastidious is a very careful attention to detail, or an uptight or hyper-critical person.
To demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due:
Wreak is to cause or inflict damage, harm or revenge.
To bring into a position or arrangement that is straight, upright, perpendicular, even across, etc.
Require is defined as to need or demand.
Levy is defined as to force into military service or to declare and fight in a war.
To require the payment of a fine from
To obtain despite resistance:
Extort is defined as using violence or threats to get something from someone.
Emphasizing a comparative.
Elicit is defined as to reveal information or to act.
To speak to or communicate with (someone) in order to point out a mistake or error.
To necessitate or require, as by force of circumstance; demand:
To deserve and get; require as due, proper, or becoming
(Intransitive) to be an inconvenience
To submit a written order or request for (equipment, etc.)
(Sports) To hurl with an overhand pushing motion:
To get or extract by force, threats, persistence, etc.; extort
To pull or tug (at something) with a wrenching movement
To get, extract, or extort by force or unfair means
To express the need or desire for
To be successful in coming or going:
Critical is defined as someone who tends to make judgments and find fault with others.
Not flexible or pliant; stiff:
Difficult to endure; severe; harsh:
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
Very careful in choosing; highly selective.
Delicately pretty or lovely
Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
Requiring strict attention to detail; demanding:
Excessively fastidious or scrupulous.
Requiring great physical exertion
Difficult to undertake, surmount, or defeat:
Hard to lift or move because of great weight; weighty
Marked by or requiring long, hard work:
Difficult to travel over or through:
Having considerable weight; heavy.
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