undemanding


undemanding
undemanding (adj.) 1939, from UN- (Cf. un-) (1) "not" + gerundive of DEMAND (Cf. demand) (v.).

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  • undemanding — index facile, lax, lenient Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • undemanding — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (especially of a task) not demanding …   English terms dictionary

  • undemanding — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • undemanding — [[t]ʌ̱ndɪmɑ͟ːndɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n If you describe something such as a job as undemanding, you mean that it does not require you to work very hard or to think a great deal about it. Over a tenth of the population have secure,… …   English dictionary

  • undemanding — un|de|mand|ing [ ,ʌndı mændıŋ ] adjective 1. ) not asking or expecting other people to help or pay attention to you: Max was a very undemanding baby. 2. ) not needing much mental or physical effort: a very undemanding job …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • undemanding — UK [ˌʌndɪˈmɑːndɪŋ] / US [ˌʌndɪˈmændɪŋ] adjective 1) not asking or expecting other people to help or to pay attention to you Max was a very undemanding baby. 2) not needing much mental or physical effort a very undemanding job …   English dictionary

  • undemanding — adj. Undemanding is used with these nouns: ↑job …   Collocations dictionary

  • undemanding — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • undemanding — adjective Not demanding …   Wiktionary

  • undemanding — Synonyms and related words: blanket, casual, flexible, general, imprudent, indiscreet, indiscriminate, indiscriminative, insensitive, nonjudgmental, pliant, promiscuous, tactless, unaustere, uncritical, uncriticizing, undifferentiating,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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