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- adv. In a peremptory manner; In a commanding tone, brooking no delay.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a peremptory manner; absolutely; positively.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a peremptory manner; absolutely; positively; decisively; so as to preclude further question or debate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in an imperative and commanding manner
peremptory + -ly (Wiktionary)