demandingly


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de·mand·ing

 (dĭ-măn′dĭng)
adj.
1. Requiring much effort or attention: exhausted by a demanding job.
2. Requiring others to work hard or meet high expectations: a demanding teacher.

de·mand′ing·ly adv.
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Adv.1.demandingly - in a demanding manner; "he became demandingly dominant over the years"
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These two get the best of the arias, albeit arias set demandingly high, and they did very well with them.
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More boots on the land he should have demandingly asked them for to establish the state's writ all over the country and to restore it to peace, normality and stability.
I called her while watching my son at a track meet--slightly multitasky, I know, but much less demandingly so than usual.
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