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synonyms for peremptoriness

  • authoritarianism
  • autocracy
  • coercion
  • cruelty
  • despotism
  • domination
  • oligarchy
  • oppression
  • terrorism
  • totalitarianism
  • absolutism
  • fascism
  • high-handedness
  • imperiousness
  • monocracy
  • severity
  • totality
  • reign of terror
  • unreasonableness
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antonyms for peremptoriness

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How to use peremptoriness in a sentence

Nettie's haste and peremptoriness were mixed, if it must be told, with a little resentment against the world in general.
THE DOCTOR'S FAMILYMRS. (MARGARET) OLIPHANT
Theodore pushed back his chair from the table with a harsh peremptoriness, startling them all.
A COUNTRY GENTLEMAN AND HIS FAMILYMRS. (MARGARET) OLIPHANT
This law is almost without parallel in severity, peremptoriness, and defiant contempt for National authority.
THE LIFE OF JOHN MARSHALL VOLUME 4 OF 4ALBERT J. BEVERIDGE
"Sit down and warm yourself," he said, with a good-humored peremptoriness.
AVERILROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
She spoke with the peremptoriness of a spoiled child, but the woman smiled pleasantly and did as she was bid.
UNCLE MAXROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
"Please let us be alone," he said, with a touch of his old peremptoriness, and both Susan and the doctor obeyed.
LADY ROSE'S DAUGHTERMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
Would they not, with considerable peremptoriness, desire these intrusively pious members of society to mind their own business?
ON LIBERTYJOHN STUART MILL
"Nonsense, child," said Pfeifer, with his usual good-humored peremptoriness.
ILKA ON THE HILL-TOP AND OTHER STORIESHJALMAR HJORTH BOYESEN
And again the new note of peremptoriness rang in her voice, and her mother stopped suddenly short like a scolded child.
GHETTO TRAGEDIESISRAEL ZANGWILL
Percy is there, and but Mr. Huntingdon only motioned him aside with his old peremptoriness, and then closed the door upon them.
WEE WIFIEROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
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WORDS RELATED TO PEREMPTORINESS

  • absolutism
  • authoritarianism
  • autocracy
  • coercion
  • cruelty
  • despotism
  • domination
  • fascism
  • high-handedness
  • imperiousness
  • monocracy
  • oligarchy
  • oppression
  • peremptoriness
  • reign of terror
  • severity
  • terrorism
  • totalitarianism
  • totality
  • unreasonableness
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