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peremptory
used in Love's Labour's Lost

2 uses
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Definition
not allowing contradiction or refusal
  • What peremptory eagle-sighted eye Dares look upon the heaven of her brow, That is not blinded by her majesty?
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The same (60% in)
  • Novi hominem tanquam te: his humour is lofty, his discourse peremptory, his tongue filed, his eye ambitious, his gait majestical and his general behaviour vain, ridiculous, and thrasonical.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (8% in)

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