- The quality or condition of being strict: the strictness of his upbringingMore example sentences
- In strictness the answer on both points must be in the negative. The Constitution of the U. S. forbids everything like an establishment of a national religion.
- The commander stands for the general's qualities of wisdom, sincerity, benevolence, courage, and strictness.
- Yet when no discrimination is in question she forgoes strictness, and gives both race and diversity constitutional stature.