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Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Peremptory, authoritative, or dogmatic character: positiveness; absoluteness; dogmatism: as, the peremptoriness of a command or of a creed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality of being peremptory; positiveness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being peremptory

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Examples

  • He never exceeded in peremptoriness, nor in petting.

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  • He never exceeded in peremptoriness, nor in petting.

    Chapter 1

  • She put her hand to my mouth — No peremptoriness, Clary

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • So, Clary, said my mother, I am returned in a temper accordingly: and I hope you will not again, by your peremptoriness, shew me how I ought to treat you.

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • Perhaps the peremptoriness of my words had offended him; it grieves me to think it possible.

    A Changed Man

  • Then the faithful Sam revived his suit with some peremptoriness.

    Life's Little Ironies

  • We live in a world which, with ever more peremptoriness, require an eye pure and precise, void of impurities as prejudices, partisanship or chauvinism, preconceived ideas and creeds or a priori — all beams that prevent us from seeing the manifolds truths of Life and Spirit.

    Leonardo da Vinci, Nietzsche, Sri Aurobindo and the Mother

  • She looked into the camera and, with the peremptoriness of royalty, said, And to you, Mrs. Dee, I have two words for you.

    Archive 2005-08-01

  • She looked into the camera and, with the peremptoriness of royalty, said, And to you, Mrs. Dee, I have two words for you.

    Melanie Marquez jokes

  • She wore Jim down, not merely with the peremptoriness of her appetites but simply with a force of personality that seemed to operate constantly.

    The Berrybender Narratives

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