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onerous

Law (of a contract, lease, etc.) having or involving burdens or obligations that counterbalance or outweigh the advantages
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But where it departs from the Calvinistic Christianity and exhibits him as the defier of Jove, it represents a state of mind which readily appears wherever the doctrine of Theism is taught in a crude, objective form, and which seems the self-defence of man against this untruth, namely a discontent with the believed fact that a God exists, and a feeling that the obligation of reverence is onerous.
That all this might not be too onerous on the purses of his rustic patrons, who are apt to considered the costs of schooling a grievous burden, and schoolmasters as mere drones he had various ways of rendering himself both useful and agreeable.
We are well aware of workers who borrow from money lenders of the informal sector that the terms can be onerous in terms of interest and fees.
Tenders are invited for An open one-stage contest for the right to conclude a Contract for onerous rendering of services on the maintenance and preventive maintenance planning system for remote control of electric power supply buildings "with UES the operating zone of the South
They were neither a burden nor an onerous responsibility.
Stephen David Halliwell, 18, of Pinehurst Avenue, Anfield, charged with failing to comply with a community order - community order made more onerous and 10 extra hours unpaid work.
We are puzzled and dismayed that these legislators are willing to waste that opportunity because they say the onerous anti-abortion provisions in the Senate's bill are still not onerous enough.
Thus, section 167(c)(2) did not apply, and the amount paid for the property could be treated separately from the amount paid for the onerous lease.
The average state/local tax burden in Colorado as a percentage of income, the 30th most onerous in the U.
Nurses can have over-expectations of each other and some managers imposed a very onerous process on their colleagues.
Other states have narrower laws, but police and prosecutors still worry that onerous residency restrictions will push sex offenders onto the streets or discourage them from complying with registration requirements, making them harder to track.
Under Section 220, any group that contacted as few as 500 people regarding matters before Congress would be treated as a professional lobbyist and subjected to onerous reporting requirements and penalties of $50,000 to $200,000, not to mention potential jail time.