Meaning of juggling act in English:

juggling act


  • An attempt to deal with several conflicting situations, requirements, or pressures at the same time.

    ‘there are times when managing the demands of stakeholders becomes a real juggling act’
    • ‘Her daily juggling act as a mother, wife, political spouse, political force, lawyer and champion of children's and women's causes has not always been easy.’
    • ‘His lifestyle, however, remains a juggling act between the personal and the professional.’
    • ‘When you have family and your own career as well, it is often a difficult juggling act.’
    • ‘It's a juggling act and sensing the right moment requires experience.’
    • ‘Nurturing two advancing careers, raising children and supporting a relationship is a juggling act difficult to sustain.’