Thesaurus / exigent

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He counsels me not to be exigent in my terms; if he knew me better, perhaps, he would not have deemed the advice so necessary.
BARRINGTONCHARLES JAMES LEVER
He thought bitterly of the exigent Jane, whom he recollected dimly as a tall female with teeth.
But it is a long and exigent part, and there were times in the play when her physical strength was overtaxed.
It is a little hard to deal with people so exigent,' said Dr Maurice, discomfited in the midst of his enthusiasm.
Charles immediately revealed the full and exigent nature of his demands.
At this exigent moment the loss of a finished man is not easily supplied.
He hates to wrong any man: neither hope nor despair of preferment can draw him to such an exigent.
She was exigent, and she showed herself to the school authorities as fertile in blandishments.
ON THE STAIRSHENRY B. FULLER
Sylvia's decision remained, and just then the music crashed into a silence, broken by exigent applause.
THE GUARDED HEIGHTSWADSWORTH CAMP
The lady was exigent, and Castaing found it difficult to combine his work with a due regard to her claims on his society.

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