Exacting - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be' to exact
- severe and unremitting in making demands (syn: stern, strict)
an exacting instructor- requiring precise accuracy (syn: exigent)
an exacting job
He has very exacting standards.
...he was shocked when his normally exacting supervisor complimented him on a job well done...
She was an exacting woman to work for.
He could never live up to his father's exacting standards.