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fastidious, exacting, strict, stern.
lofty, strenuous, grandiose, pretentious, impressive, loftier, visionary.
oppressive, strict, hard, onerous, burdensome, nit-picking, particular, critical, severe, weighty, grievous, tough, careful, exigent, unsparing, persnickety, rigid, picky, finicky, by the book, harsh, difficult, trying, taxing, stern, hypercritical, fussy, stringent, imperious, rigorous, painstaking, precise.
painful, Operose, hard-won, upstream, easier said than done, effortful, up-stream, galling, not easy, no picnic, stiff, immense, Difficile.
accurate, picky, proper, fastidious, overdelicate, rigorous, fussbudgety, particular, over-nice, epicurean, choosy, discerning, easily disgusted, methodical, finicky, persnickety, literal, critical, flawless, fussy, priggish, mincing, scrupulous, prim, squeamish, Qualmish, nit-picky, careful, dainty, correct, meticulous, punctilious, demanding, discriminating, precise, Stickling, delicate, severe, diligent, conscientious, perspicacious, prudish, hypercritical, hard to please, overnice.
Toilful, coldblooded, unsparing, hardboiled, harder, uphill battle, hard as nails.
set in concrete.
concerned with, concentrated upon.
over critical, overcritical.
hard-working, fussbudget, by the book, by numbers.
icy, austere, obdurate, cutting, dour, precise, rigorous, intense, crisp, keen, draconian, raw, grim, unbending, abrupt, harsh, caustic, gruff, acrimonious, disciplined, imperial, brusque, lean, fundamental, hard, critical, prudish, stringent, ascetic, obstinate, meticulous, authoritarian, chilly, cool, strict, dry, relentless, stiff-necked, demanding, frosty, astringent, intolerant, basic, rigid, brisk, stark, piquant, spartan, sharp, uncompromising, curt, strait-laced, spare, oppressive, puritanical, acute, hidebound, stern, short, severe, correct, acerbic, inflexible, blunt, tart, bleak, censorious.
attentive, vigilant, cautious, regardful, mindful, finical, observant, alert, provident, thoughtful, precise, strict, heedful, diligent, conscientious, fussy, responsible, meticulous, prepared, thorough, ready, guarded, prudent, fastidious, sharp-eyed, careful, scrupulous, watchful, particular.
study at onerous, onerous, difficult.
fastidious, exigent, strict, demanding, stern.
Examples of usage:
– A Book of Quaker Saints by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
– Two Poets Lost Illusions Part I by Honore de Balzac
– The New Rector by Stanley J. Weyman
– American World Policies by Walter E. Weyl