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come into being, come out, enter, oblige, perform, play, take part, be created, be developed, be invented.
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Correct spelling:
demanding

Synonyms:

adjective
aggressive
assertive.
all
demanding.
ambitious
impressive, pretentious, grandiose, loftier, visionary, lofty.
challenging, urgent
importunate, weighty, exacting, backbreaker, tough, nagging, dictatorial, troublesome, strict, pressing, bothersome, hard, stringent, exigent, critical, difficult, insistent, trying, wearing, grievous, querulous, taxing, onerous, fussy, clamorous, exhausting, oppressive, imperious, ambitious.
critical
calumniatory, reproachful.
difficult
no picnic, rugged, uphill, onerous, Operose, complex, not easy, trying, strenuous, hard-won, painful, backbreaker, complicated, hard, upstream, cumbersome, tricky, Difficile, fractious, bearish, knotty, fussy, finicky, wearisome, toilsome, thorny, arduous, oppressive, harsh, wearing, bothersome, wearying, galling, up-stream, ticklish, rough, unamenable, burdensome, severe, troublesome, oafish, unaccommodating, tight, taxing, stressful, cantankerous, difficult, easier said than done, contrary, grinding, formidable, adverse, immense, laborious, tough.
effortful
effortful.
fastidious
finicky, mincing, Qualmish, perspicacious, finical, fastidious, hypercritical, persnickety, over-nice, particular, overdelicate, literal, Stickling, conscientious, discriminating, fussbudgety, meticulous, correct, scrupulous, precise, flawless, delicate, careful, fussy, nit-picky, dainty, prim, rigorous, diligent, critical, prudish, easily disgusted, squeamish, discerning, priggish, choosy, overnice, picky, severe, exacting, methodical, punctilious, proper, epicurean, accurate.
hard
Toilful, unsparing, uphill battle, harder.
hard-to-please
hard to please.
intensive
speeded-up, out and out, in depth, speeded up, INDEPTH.
jealous
mistrustful, Possessory, doubting.
no-nonsense
no nonsense.
overcritical
overcritical, over critical.
severe
crisp, obdurate, brusque, astringent, abrupt, exacting, intense, icy, oppressive, brisk, bleak, stringent, draconian, gruff, meticulous, disciplined, austere, grim, relentless, lean, fundamental, censorious, precise, hidebound, piquant, caustic, cool, stern, basic, unbending, acrimonious, severe, intolerant, correct, sharp, dour, raw, inflexible, authoritarian, tart, spartan, obstinate, spare, cutting, curt, acute, stark, short, stiff-necked, dry, strict, harsh, prudish, puritanical, strait-laced, acerbic, uncompromising, frosty, rigorous, imperial, keen, chilly, blunt, rigid, ascetic, critical.
ungrateful
ingrate, ungrateful.
noun
demanding
hard-to-please, tightened, strict, exacting, tight, rigorous, exigent, stern, stringent.
querulous
imperious.
verb
obliging
favoring, accommodating, Requiring, obliging, constraining, Needing, Necessitating, indulging.
requesting
pleading, Petitioning, Requesting, Querying, summoning, wishing, seeking, requisitioning, wanting, inviting, Soliciting, inquiring, probing, urging, appealing, questioning, bidding, Desiring.
Examples of usage:
  1. The responsibility of the decision, whether our girls are to have what we demand for them- nay, what they themselves are eagerly and persistently demanding, is decided, by the new position, to belong to us, and to us alone. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  2. When I called out to him by name he seemed confused, demanding to know whether we were Whigs or Tories; and when at length he recognized me he appeared to be vastly relieved. – The Reckoning by Robert W. Chambers
  3. But Plank wanted him to go away, get out of the city for his convalescence, and Siward flatly declined, demanding that Plank permit him to do his share in the fight against the Inter- County people. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
  4. With few exceptions their members belonged or had belonged to that party, and it was not difficult, now that London had learned the value of the Progressive policy, to get resolutions accepted by Liberal Associations demanding the adoption of a programme. – The History of the Fabian Society by Edward R. Pease
  5. " Well, Jacques," said one of them, an elderly man, who had for the time taken upon himself the duties of a leader among them, and who was most loud in demanding that sentence should be passed upon Denot. – La Vendée An Historical Romance by Anthony Trollope

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