taxing Definition

  • 1physically or mentally demanding
  • 2burdensome, difficult, or tiring

Using taxing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "taxing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The hike up the mountain was very taxing.

  • Example

    Studying for exams can be a taxing experience.

  • Example

    The job was too taxing for him to handle.

taxing Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: taxing in Brief

'Taxing' [tak-sing] is an adjective that describes something that is physically or mentally demanding, burdensome, difficult, or tiring. It is often used to describe tasks or experiences that require significant effort, such as hiking up a mountain or studying for exams. Synonyms include 'challenging' and 'onerous,' while antonyms include 'easy' and 'undemanding.'

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