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See definition of imperiously on Dictionary.com
  • as inpompously
  • as inurgently

synonyms for imperiously

  • arrogantly
  • boastfully
  • bombastically
  • conceitedly
  • disdainfully
  • egotistically
  • flamboyantly
  • gaudily
  • insolently
  • ostentatiously
  • overbearingly
  • proudly
  • snobbishly
  • spectacularly
  • theatrically
  • compellingly
  • eagerly
  • earnestly
  • frantically
  • hastily
  • vigorously
  • anxious
  • beseechingly
  • emotionally
  • enthusiastically
  • excitedly
  • gravely
  • impetuously
  • imploringly
  • importunately
  • persuasively
  • precipitately

antonyms for imperiously

MOST RELEVANT
  • humbly
  • modestly
  • quietly
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    How to use imperiously in a sentence

    Some who worked with Stenger said he could be imperious, clashing at times with other staffers in part because he focused intensely on security rather than the office’s other priorities.
    HOUSE SECURITY CHIEF SAID LAWMAKER WARINESS OF MILITARY AT CAPITOL DROVE HIS RESISTANCE TO EARLY REQUEST FOR NATIONAL GUARDROSALIND HELDERMAN, BETH REINHARD, KAROUN DEMIRJIAN, CAROL D. LEONNIGJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    At the same time he imperiously insisted on the submission of such Scots as had not yet joined him.
    KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
    She stamped her foot prettily, imperiously, vexed at my refusal to go out of that weird place the way I had entered.
    VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
    "Put on these clothes at once," she said imperiously, knowing nothing of the volcanoes beneath the surface.
    PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
    He started forward, but Ollie called imperiously, "Hold on there a minute, I want to say something to you first."
    THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT
    The Malay bent his head from above downwards, and disentangling his right hand from his shawl, he pointed imperiously to the door.
    DREAM TALES AND PROSE POEMSIVAN TURGENEV
    Si's vigilant appetite took advantage of the quiet to assert its claims imperiously.
    SI KLEGG, BOOK 2 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
    This noble presented himself before Achitometl, and imperiously demanded his daughter's hand.
    THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
    Gaston seemed to demur, but Félice overruled him imperiously.
    THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
    She advanced to the cabin door, and imperiously called to him to follow.
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    WORDS RELATED TO IMPERIOUSLY

    • arrogantly
    • boastfully
    • bombastically
    • conceitedly
    • disdainfully
    • egotistically
    • flamboyantly
    • gaudily
    • imperiously
    • insolently
    • ostentatiously
    • overbearingly
    • proudly
    • snobbishly
    • spectacularly
    • theatrically
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.