Definition of 'disciplinarian'
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At home he was a strict disciplinarian. Christianity Today (2000)He applied simple common sense when asked about his reputation as a disciplinarian. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He was a very strict disciplinarian. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Took over in 2013 and is seen as a strict disciplinarian. The Sun (2016)He seemed to need to show us how strong and disciplinarian he could be and was so aggressive sometimes it was just ridiculous. The Sun (2014)He is a strict disciplinarian who will invade all parts of his players' lives to ensure they behave. The Sun (2008)Now he has a foundation of results and goodwill to work from and the strict disciplinarian will not give up on his quest this season. The Sun (2010)Known to be a strict disciplinarian, he was respected as a tactician and was well liked by both his officers and his men. Red Coats and Rebels - the war for America 1770-1781 (1990)And that further, being in awe of a manager who is renowned for being a strict disciplinarian might not be a bad thing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most of all, as a strong disciplinarian, he loves the respect for officials. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I am a strict disciplinarian and I like to really find out what makes my clients tick. The Sun (2016)
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