(adj.) = demanding ; exacting ; hard-driving ; exigent ; nitpicking [nit-picking] ; choosy ; discerning ; fussy ; fastidious ; quality-sensitive. Ex: It is clear to me that they face a professional role that will be far more complicated and far more demanding that the one we have known. Ex: And since the main entry is the hub and most exacting aspect of our cataloging process, its replacement by a title-unit entry would greatly simplify the problem and expedite the operation of cataloging. Ex: She did observe, however, that his conduct was pretty well as it had been described: he was a hard-driving taskmaster and thoroughly autocratic. Ex: The exigent demands library managers face often result in highly dramatic events. Ex: Librarians are expected, by their popular media image, to be fussy, nit-picking, pedants. Ex: I became a hungry reader who was not choosy at all about the food. Ex: Moreover, the shady image of video libraries drove away discerning customers. Ex: Librarians are expected, by their popular media image, to be fussy, nit-picking, pedants. Ex: Some of them will be sufficiently bizarre to suit the most fastidious connoisseur of the present artifacts of civilization. Ex: This segment of the population is relatively quality-sensitive and not very price sensitive. ---- * poco exigente = untaxing ; undemanding. * ser exigente al elegir = pick and choose. * ser exigente al escoger = pick and choose.