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Insisting on immediate attention or obedience, especially in a brusquely imperious way
“He treated his colleagues in a peremptory manner.”
Expecting immediate obedience without any discussion
“Disobedience to a peremptory order of the court would be sufficient to satisfy the first condition.”
Having a feeling of superiority that shows itself in an overbearing attitude
“… she had such a peremptory approach to running the club that people started to avoid her.”
Firmly determined, resolute
“… a peremptory summons to appear before the committee.”
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