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strict
British English: /strɪkt/
American English: /strɪkt/

Translation of strict in French:

adjective

  • 1 (not lenient)
    (person, rule, upbringing, discipline, school)
    strict, sévère
    (view, principle)
    rigide
    (Methodist, Catholic)
    de stricte observance
    to be strict with somebody
    être strict or sévère avec quelqu'un
    he is very strict about discipline
    il est très strict sur la discipline
  • 2 (stringent)
    (law, order, instructions)
    formel/-elle, strict
    (meaning, criterion)
    strict (after n)
    (interpretation, observance, limit)
    strict (before n)
    (absolute) (truth, accuracy)
    strict (before n)
    (silence, privacy)
    absolu
    in the strict sense of the word
    au sens strict du terme
    they have to work to strict deadlines
    ils doivent respecter des délais très stricts
    in strict confidence
    à titre strictement confidentiel
    in strict secrecy on the strict understanding that …
    à la condition expresse que … (+ subj)

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