Definition of Time-consuming

1. Adjective. Of a task that takes time and patience.

Similar to: Long



Definition of Time-consuming

1. Adjective. Requiring significant amounts of time. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Time-consuming

timbromania
timburine
timburines
time
time's arrow
time's up
time-and-motion study
time-ball
time-bill
time-bills
time-bomb
time-bombs
time-book
time-compensated gain
time-consuming (current term)
time-delay
time-delay measuring instrument
time-delay measuring system
time-delays
time-dependent
time-exposure
time-frame
time-fuse
time-gain compensation
time-honored
time-honoured
time-independent
time-invariant
time-keeper

Literary usage of Time-consuming

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The old-fashioned way of letting an abscess "come to a head" is more dangerous, time-consuming and usually dis- ..."

2. Principles of Economics by Fred Manville Taylor (1913)
"But, however this may be, there is no doubt that we have here o sacrifice which must be undergone if time-consuming methods of production are used which ..."

3. Principles of Economics by Fred Manville Taylor (1913)
"But, however this may be, there is no doubt that we have here a sacrifice which must be undergone if time-consuming methods of production arc used which ..."

4. An Educator's Guide to Evaluating the Use of Technology in Schools & Classrooms by Sherri Quinones, Rita Kirshstein (2000)
"... Materials Not time-consuming Relatively inexpensive Everyone gets the same instrument Objective Interpretation Can survey many people Not time-consuming ..."

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