Demanding - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Demanding.

CHALLENGING
ONEROUS
SEVERE
STERN
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CHALLENGING
  1. requiring full use of your abilities or resources; "ambitious schedule"; "performed the most challenging task without a mistake"
  2. disturbingly provocative; "an intriguing smile"
  3. stimulating interest or thought; "a challenging hypothesis"; "a thought-provoking book"
  4. not easy
  5. raise a formal objection in a court of law
  6. ask for identification; "The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
  7. issue a challenge to; "Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
  8. take exception to; "She challenged his claims"
ONEROUS
  1. not easily borne; wearing; "the burdensome task of preparing the income tax return"; "my duties weren't onerous; I only had to greet the guests"; "a taxing schedule"
SEVERE
  1. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm;
  2. very bad in degree or extent;
  3. unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment;
  4. intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality;
  5. severely simple;
  6. very strong or vigorous;
STERN
  1. severe and unremitting in making demands; "an exacting instructor"; "a stern disciplinarian"; "strict standards"
  2. of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect; "an austere expression"; "a stern face"
  3. the rear part of a ship
  4. not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty; "grim determination"; "grim necessity"; "Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty"; "relentless persecution"; "the stern demands of parenthood"
  5. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
  6. severely simple;
  7. United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
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