Definition of undemanding in English:



  • (especially of a task) not demanding.

    ‘undemanding clerical jobs’
    • ‘Good enough to fill a few hours of any reader's time in a pleasant and largely undemanding way.’
    • ‘He has overcome the problem he says many people encounter that of ending up in undemanding, badly-paid jobs.’
    • ‘He congratulated her on finding herself an undemanding retirement job.’
    • ‘This is an undemanding walk on a good track, taking twenty minutes each way.’
    • ‘She remembers that she was considered an extremely docile and undemanding child.’
    • ‘We scientists are usually rather mellow, undemanding folk.’
    • ‘But like nearly all the music here those pieces are pleasant, undemanding and utterly unmemorable.’
    • ‘So far, the response from local audiences has been undemanding.’
    • ‘I lay back and immersed myself in an undemanding novel.’
    • ‘Scented geraniums are undemanding creatures, easy to grow outdoors in garden beds and patio containers or indoors on a sunny windowsill.’
    • ‘Peonies are undemanding plants, requiring only a reasonably good soil with moderate drainage.’
    • ‘Uncritical, undemanding and above all understanding.’
    • ‘As in Mackenzie's writing, the result is entertaining but undemanding.’
    • ‘Alternatively, you may want to stay in the same place because the work is undemanding and fits around the rest of your life.’
    • ‘The youngest in a family of four, Grace is the apple of her father's eye and he describes her as an undemanding girl who would never ask for anything.’
    • ‘He's pretty undemanding, as far as boyfriends go.’
    • ‘‘I wish more of my patients were as undemanding as you,’ said the dentist admiringly.’
    • ‘Teenagers stagnate in undemanding jobs upon graduation from high school.’
    • ‘Otherwise it's an undemanding walk or paddle between bays in one of the most beautiful and protected parts of New Zealand.’
    • ‘Honeysuckles are easy, undemanding climbers with interestingly shaped, wonderfully scented flowers.’
    relaxed, even-tempered, equable, placid, mellow, mild, happy-go-lucky, serene, blithe, carefree, free and easy, nonchalant, insouciant, unruffled, unworried, untroubled, imperturbable, unexcitable
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