"Wait a little, Varvara!" cried her father, speaking peremptorily but looking at her quite approvingly.
He understood perfectly that those peremptory shouts were merely "a flourish" to produce an effect.
"Here, come to us, come here," said a voice, speaking not loudly, but firmly and peremptorily.
This was said too peremptorily.
There was such a peremptory note in Katya’s voice that Ivan, after a moment’s hesitation, made up his mind to go back with Alyosha.
"Kolya, if you say another word, I’ll have nothing more to do with you," Alyosha cried peremptorily.
We will tell you what to do," Nikolay Parfenovitch said, and his voice was positively peremptory, or so it seemed to Mitya.
I want him to stay here with us," she said peremptorily, addressing the whole company, though her words were obviously meant for the man sitting on the sofa.
Leave off," Ivan said peremptorily, sitting down again.
There are no more uses of "peremptory" in the book.
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For many African Americans, the use of wholly discretionary peremptory strikes to select a jury of twelve remained a serious barrier to serving on a jury.
Bryan Stevenson -- Just Mercy
I obeyed this peremptory order with hardly more than a twitch of subdued rebelliousness, for if I had learned anything during my years at the university it was that the scientific hierarchy requires a high standard of obedience, if not subservience, from its acolytes.