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Exacting

Antonyms for exacting:

easy, unfastidious, soft.

Synonyms for exacting:

Sense 1

classically, effortful, advanced, classical, standard, difficult, Requiring, qualitative, backbreaking.

Sense 2

laborious, Occupying, low, burdensome, trying, average.

Sense 3

high, arduous, nice, weighty.

Sense 4

by, unyielding.

Sense 5

above, tough, formidable.

Sense 7

rough.

Sense 18

heavy.

oppressive

extortionate, onerous.

relentless

remorseless.

scrupulous

painstaking.

troublesome

taxing.

all (adjective)

fastidious, strict, stern.

ambitious (adjective)

strenuous.

demanding (adjective)

imperious, onerous, burdensome, harsh, rigorous, careful, picky, oppressive, trying, stern, severe, persnickety, tough, fussy, strict, painstaking, rigid, weighty, difficult, hard, critical, precise, taxing, particular, exigent, hypercritical, stringent, finicky.

difficult (adjective)

effortful, stiff.

fastidious (adjective)

fussy, prim, flawless, epicurean, conscientious, dainty, careful, mincing, picky, delicate, rigorous, prudish, fastidious, punctilious, hypercritical, particular, meticulous, fussbudgety, scrupulous, choosy, literal, critical, finicky, diligent, demanding, precise, proper, Qualmish, priggish, discerning, persnickety, discriminating, methodical, squeamish, correct, severe, accurate, perspicacious.

severe (adjective)

dour, icy, bleak, demanding, severe, disciplined, unbending, relentless, correct, draconian, imperial, oppressive, sharp, spartan, censorious, lean, grim, ascetic, acrimonious, gruff, cutting, cool, abrupt, keen, short, crisp, brisk, blunt, stark, raw, obstinate, meticulous, stiff-necked, stringent, austere, authoritarian, intolerant, dry, frosty, piquant, chilly, stern, rigid, uncompromising, precise, critical, hidebound, harsh, curt, rigorous, intense, strait-laced, puritanical, acerbic, prudish, strict, obdurate, hard, spare, astringent, fundamental, acute, basic, caustic, inflexible, tart, brusque.

Sense 1 (noun)

high, classically, above, low, advanced, classical, standard, average.

Sense 3 (noun)

nice.

Sense 4 (noun)

effortful, burdensome, weighty, arduous, trying, difficult, laborious, taxing, heavy, formidable, rough, backbreaking, onerous.

demanding (noun)

difficult, onerous.

exacting (noun)

exigent, fastidious, demanding, strict, stern.

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