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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to peremptory:   (133 results)

Often used in the same context:
preemptory, obiter dictum, contumacious, formalistic, mutatis mutandis, fortiori, stentorian, coercive, categorical, dilatory, dictatorial, lugubrious, unavailing, auxiliary verb, ultra vires, punctilious, purposive, tautological, contemptuous, locus classicus, cogent, arbitrary, ex tempore, unpersuasive, ipse dixit, initio, interlocutory, res ipsa loquitur, imperious, florid, condign, impertinent, prolix, brusque, accusatory, forceful, interrogatory, deferential, rebarbative, denunciatory, discursive, sophistic, unmannerly, admonitory, graceless, interrogative, undramatic, declamatory, perfunctory, timorous, unpoetic, ad hominem, captious, peculiar, schoolmarmish, aphoristic, constitutional, indecorous, judicious, otiose, compos mentis, mot juste, lachrymose, magisterial, injudicious, hieratic, inapposite, irrebuttable, ameliorative, accusative, solipsistic, purposeful, conclusory, compellable, obiter, obiter dicta, recondite, teleological, sophistical, syllogistic, noblesse oblige, demotic, prefatory, positivistic, unconvincing, justifiable, explicable, parsimonious, highhanded, vexatious, res gestae, grandiloquent, justiciable, adjectival, incantatory, nonsuit, vindictive, tactful, waspish, persuasive, unpremeditated, ex post facto, curt, imperative, terse, categoric, emphatic, committal, forthright, laconic, noncommittal, stern, conciliatory, defiant, minatory, urgent, apodictic, boastful

Appears in the definition of:
brusk, brusque, curt, demand, shortp, ultimatum

Synonyms:
autocratic, bossy, commanding, decisive, dominating, domineering, high-and-mighty, imperative, magisterial

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— Nouns for peremptory: challenges, order, orders, tone, challenge, manner, demand, command, refusal, summons, writ, more...

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See peremptory used in context: 12 Shakespeare works, 6 definitions

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