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  • verbdispute, question
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Synonyms for challenging

verb dispute, question
  • ask for
  • assert
  • call for
  • claim
  • confront
  • defy
  • demand
  • denounce
  • impose
  • require
  • test
  • try
  • accost
  • arouse
  • beard
  • brave
  • cross
  • dare
  • exact
  • impeach
  • impugn
  • inquire
  • investigate
  • provoke
  • query
  • reclaim
  • stimulate
  • summon
  • tax
  • vindicate
  • call out
  • face down
  • face off
  • face the music
  • fly in the face of
  • hang in
  • insist upon
  • invite competition
  • make a point of
  • make a stand
  • object to
  • search out
  • stand up to
  • stick it out
  • throw down the gauntlet

Antonyms for challenging

  • deny
  • answer
  • calm
  • dodge
  • ignore
  • agreement
  • decision
  • victory
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to challenging

ambitious

adjective. requiring great effort, ability

provocative

adjective. aggravating
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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