What is the opposite of easygoing?

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Opposite of having an easy-going mood or temperament
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(hard) Opposite of having a relaxed, friendly, or unofficial style, manner, or nature
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(strict) Opposite of having a relaxed, friendly, or unofficial style, manner, or nature
“You will abide by my strict rules to maintain absolute cleanliness and hygiene in my household!”
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(of a place, period of time, or situation) Opposite of without disturbance, activity or excitement
“New York is a lively city that never sleeps.”
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Opposite of having an easygoing and pleasing manner, especially in social situations
“Ryan is so rude, and would often make disrespectful gesticulations when provoked.”
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Opposite of accommodating or permissive in nature
“No surprise then that writers so often prove such a stubborn, contrary lot.”
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Opposite of having a kindly disposition
“The neighbor was an unfriendly man who always greeted us with a scowl.”
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Opposite of open-minded
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Opposite of laid back and unhurried
“The frenetic action and strategic nuances of this sport make it exhilarating, yet fascinating.”
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Opposite of casual or relaxed in nature
“Around strangers, he would be restrained when expressing his true opinions so as not to offend anyone.”
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Opposite of inclined to avoid conflict or aggression
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Opposite of having the ability to accept or tolerate delays, problems, or suffering
“The impatient man lost it and started shrieking after getting fed up with the bus that was always late.”
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Opposite of appearing relaxed, informal, and cheerily brisk
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Opposite of done or acting in an indifferent or apathetic manner
“He displays a passionate disposition to saving endangered wildlife.”
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(of a place or setting) Opposite of having a personable or relaxed atmosphere
“The whole place was incredible, but it had an impersonal feel to it, almost like a hotel.”
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Opposite of having an open, natural, and uninhibited manner
“Warm and friendly as she was towards him, her reserved nature was difficult to read, and he was not so sure if his growing feelings were matched.”
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Opposite of showing no interest, vigor, determination, or enthusiasm
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Opposite of remaining calm even in situations that would cause many others to become angry, frustrated, panicky, etc.
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Opposite of restrained, subtle, and not trying to attract attention
“They contribute generously to village and family enterprises and avoid ostentatious displays of affluence.”
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Opposite of offensively nonchalant or cool in manner
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