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time-consuming

[ tahym-kuhn-soo-ming ]
/ ˈtaɪm kənˌsu mɪŋ /
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adjective
(of an action) requiring or wasting much time.
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Origin of time-consuming

First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for time-consuming

time-consuming

adjective
taking up or involving a great deal of time
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