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synonyms for challenging

  • arduous
  • bold
  • demanding
  • difficult
  • energetic
  • grandiose
  • impressive
  • visionary
  • elaborate
  • exacting
  • formidable
  • hard
  • industrious
  • lofty
  • pretentious
  • severe
  • strenuous
  • disturbing
  • exciting
  • inspirational
  • insulting
  • offensive
  • outrageous
  • annoying
  • galling
  • goading
  • heady
  • inciting
  • influential
  • intoxicating
  • provoking
  • pushing
  • spurring
  • stimulant
  • stimulating

antonyms for challenging

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • easy
  • facile
  • weak
  • content
  • fulfilled
  • satisfied
  • unassuming
  • easy
  • facile
  • ineffective
  • insignificant
  • little
  • small
  • unimportant
  • weak
  • feeble
  • friendly
  • harmless
  • trivial
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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    How to use challenging in a sentence

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    This makes it challenging for politicians to understand the scope of the issue.
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    The ongoing nature of ambiguous loss can be especially challenging, Williams said, and the grief may always be with you in some way.
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    We are looking forward to being part of the redistricting process, but it’s challenging if it isn’t in their language.
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    The Big Ten’s effort to finish the regular season with 140 games — 20 for each team — has becoming increasingly challenging.
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    Honestly, what’s happened is this all has happened so quickly that to build the technology to do this has been really challenging.
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    What to get cooks, bakers, coffee enthusiasts, and wannabe wine snobs, from the CutBuying a gift for the food lover in your life can be challenging.
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    Faced with challenging circumstances, investors retreated to what they already knew, choosing to back later-stage rounds for founders they’d already invested in or new founders who were already within their networks.
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    I never thought I would talk to a president of the United States in such a direct and challenging way.
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    WORDS RELATED TO CHALLENGING

    • arduous
    • bold
    • challenging
    • demanding
    • difficult
    • elaborate
    • energetic
    • exacting
    • formidable
    • grandiose
    • hard
    • impressive
    • industrious
    • lofty
    • pretentious
    • severe
    • strenuous
    • visionary
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.