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/ˈstrɪn.dʒənt/ (adj)

Stringent definition

having an extremely severe effect, rigorous, strict, strictly controlled, harsh, draconian, stern, rigid, inflexible


Kenya has stringent rules when it comes to offensive gestures and swearing. It is considered illegal to use swear words and make insulting/ rude gestures in public. Hold your tongue when angry or be ready for some prison time or deportation.

Source of example:


permissive, lax

Parts of speech

Noun: stringency

Adverb: stringently

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