Strictness
Strictness Strict"ness, n. Quality or state of being strict. [1913 Webster]

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  • strictness — index austerity, particularity, rigor, severity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • strictness — noun a) The state or quality of being strict. Discipline calls for a certain strictness. b) The result or product of being strict …   Wiktionary

  • strictness — strict ► ADJECTIVE 1) demanding that rules concerning behaviour are obeyed. 2) (of a rule) demanding total compliance; rigidly enforced. 3) following rules or beliefs exactly. 4) not allowing deviation or relaxation. DERIVATIVES strictly adverb… …   English terms dictionary

  • strictness — noun see strict …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • strictness — See strictly. * * * …   Universalium

  • strictness — Synonyms and related words: Sabbatarianism, absoluteness, accommodation, accord, accordance, accuracy, acquiescence, adaptation, adaption, adjustment, agreement, attention to detail, attention to fact, bibliolatry, bigotry, care for truth,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • strictness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The fact or condition of being rigorous and unsparing: austerity, hardness, harshness, rigidity, rigor, rigorousness, severity, sternness, stringency, toughness. See EASY …   English dictionary for students

  • strictness — strict·ness || strɪktnɪs n. severity, harshness; conformity to rules; sternness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • strictness — strict·ness …   English syllables

  • strictness — See: strict …   English dictionary

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