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stern

see definition of stern
  • adjserious, authoritarian
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Synonyms for stern

adj serious, authoritarian

Antonyms for stern

  • easy
  • flexible
  • gentle
  • kind
  • lenient
  • nice
  • soft
  • yielding
  • bland
  • mild
  • cheerful
  • funny
  • light
  • smiling
  • tolerant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to stern

austere

adjective. severe in manner

back

noun. end part

dictatorial

adjective. tyrannical, authoritarian

exacting

adjective. demanding

extreme

adjective. beyond reason and convention

grim

adjective. hopeless, horrible in manner, appearance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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