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strictness

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  1. the quality or state of being demanding or unyielding (as in discipline or criticism) his stoic temperament suited him well to the demands and strictness of military life Synonyms of strictness exactingness, hardness, harshness, inflexibility, rigidity, rigidness, rigor, rigorousness, sternness, severity, stringencyWords Related to strictness callousness, hard-heartedness, implacability, obduracy, obdurateness, pitilessness; dourness, gruffness; asceticism, austereness, austerity, monasticism; determination, firmness, resolve, steadfastness; obstinacy, stubbornnessNear Antonyms of strictness forbearance, indulgence, kindness, lenience, patience, softness, tenderness, tolerance; responsiveness, willingness; compliance, pliability, pliancyAntonyms of strictness flexibility, gentleness, laxness, mildness


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