Synonyms of exacting in English:

exacting


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adjective

1‘he set himself an exacting training routine’

SYNONYMS

demanding, hard, tough, stringent, testing, challenging, difficult, onerous, arduous, laborious, tiring, taxing, gruelling, punishing, back-breaking, burdensome, Herculean

archaic toilsome

rare exigent

ANTONYMS

easy

2‘a highly efficient but exacting boss’

SYNONYMS

strict, stern, firm, demanding, rigorous, tough, hard, harsh, rigid, inflexible, uncompromising, unyielding, unbending, unsparing, imperious

hard to please

North American informal badass

NZ Australian informal solid

ANTONYMS

easy-going