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strictness Syllabification: strict·ness
Pronunciation: /ˈstriktnəs/

Definition of strictness in English:


The quality or condition of being strict: the strictness of his upbringing
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  • 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.
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