Unless you have a sweeping carriage drive or a generous south-facing frontage, be prepared to forgo grass; high-maintenance lawns belong in the open, sunny space of the back garden.
Are you going to be one of those high-maintenance women?
‘He's what we call a high-maintenance individual,’ the coach says.
Hanging baskets are a high-maintenance form of gardening, but with regular care can look beautiful all year round.
The amaryllis is ideal for people who have little time or inclination to spend on high-maintenance flowers and plants.
She is the most high-maintenance person who ever lived, throwing tantrums at the least provocation: ‘I haven't had a bath for seven hours!
Lets be real about it, there is a difference between being high-maintenance , and being a diva.
Known for its speed, high reliability, and ease of use, MySQL is rapidly becoming a low-cost alternative to high-priced, high-maintenance database systems.
Of course, wooden floors are too high-maintenance , but in the reception area we have used solid timber on the walls, as it creates a warm and welcoming ambiance.
He insisted he would never become a high-maintenance pop star, but now says his favourite food when eating out is foie gras pate, Chateaubriand steak and sorbet, washed down with champagne.