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chal·leng·ing

 (chăl′ən-jĭng)
adj.
Requiring the full application of one's abilities, attention, or resources: a challenging role for an inexperienced performer; a challenging homework assignment.

challenging

(ˈtʃælɪndʒɪŋ)
adj
demanding or stimulating: a challenging new job.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.challenging - requiring full use of your abilities or resourceschallenging - requiring full use of your abilities or resources; "ambitious schedule"; "performed the most challenging task without a mistake"
difficult, hard - not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure; "a difficult task"; "nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access"; "difficult times"; "why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?"
2.challenging - stimulating interest or thought; "a challenging hypothesis"; "a thought-provoking book"
stimulating - rousing or quickening activity or the senses; "a stimulating discussion"
3.challenging - disturbingly provocative; "an intriguing smile"
provocative - serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy; "a provocative remark"; "a provocative smile"; "provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance"- Anthony Trollope
Translations
صَعْبمُتَحَدٍّ، يَحْتاجُ إلى جُهْد، صَعْب
náročný
udfordrende
haastava
izazovan
ögrandi
挑戦的な
도전적인
svår
ที่ท้าทาย
çaba gerektirengüç ama ilginçzorlayıcı
đầy thách thức

challenging

[ˈtʃælɪndʒɪŋ] ADJ
1. (= provocative) [remark, look, tone] → desafiante
2. (= stimulating) [book] → estimulante, provocador; (= demanding) [job, task] → que supone un desafío or un reto

challenging

[ˈtʃælɪndʒɪŋ] adj
[look] → de défi, provocateur/trice; [behaviour] → provocateur/trice
[job] → stimulant(e)
a challenging job → un travail stimulant

challenging

adj (= provocative)herausfordernd; (= thought-provoking)reizvoll; (= demanding)anspruchsvoll, fordernd; a challenging ideaeine reizvolle Vorstellung; I don’t find this work very challengingdiese Arbeit fordert mich nicht

challenging

[ˈtʃælɪndʒɪŋ] adj (situation, work) → impegnativo/a; (remark, look) → provocatorio/a; (book) → stimolante

challenge

(ˈtʃӕlindʒ) verb
1. to ask (someone) to take part in a contest. He challenged his brother to a round of golf.
2. to question (someone's authority or right, the truth of a statement etc).
noun
1. an invitation to a contest. He accepted his brother's challenge to a fight.
2. the act of questioning someone's right, a statement etc.
ˈchallenger noun
ˈchallenging adjective
demanding effort; difficult. a challenging job/idea.

challenging

صَعْب náročný udfordrende herausfordernd προκλητικός desafiante, que constituye un desafío haastava ambitieux izazovan stimolante 挑戦的な 도전적인 uitdagend utfordrende ambitny desafiante побуждающий svår ที่ท้าทาย zorlayıcı đầy thách thức 有挑战性的
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