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Insisting on immediate attention or obedience, especially in a brusquely imperious way
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“He treated his colleagues in a peremptory manner.”
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Expecting immediate obedience without any discussion
“Disobedience to a peremptory order of the court would be sufficient to satisfy the first condition.”
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Having an arrogant, self-important or pompous manner
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Firmly determined, resolute
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Required or commanded by authority
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Incapable of being reversed, recalled, repealed, or annulled
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Not reasoned
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Based on absolute truth
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Not subject to any limitation, particularly in relation to power or authority
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(law) Performed speedily and without formal ceremony
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Relating to an oracle
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Rudely abrupt and unfriendly in nature
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