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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Keeping to rules in an exact way.

Usage examples (37)
  • In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist.
  • Usually the label strict finitism is used to describe the view sketched above.
  • ROBERTS: Referring to what you called strict scrutiny.
  • Yes, mam, we had what you call strict fathers en mothers den, but chillun ain 'got dem dese days. for more
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