Synonyms of 'stringent'
requiring strict attention to rules or detailIts drug-testing procedures are the most stringent in the world.
French privacy laws are very strict.
He announced tough measures to limit the money supply.
rigorous military training
It is a demanding job.
tight control of media coverage
This was a dreadful crime and a severe sentence is necessary.
Our new manager has very exacting standards.
Hospital routines for nurses are very rigid.
They viewed him as stubborn, inflexible and dogmatic.
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in the sense of demanding
requiring a lot of skill, time, or effortIt is a demanding job.
in the sense of exacting
making rigorous or excessive demandsOur new manager has very exacting standards.
in the sense of inflexible
unwilling to be persuadedThey viewed him as stubborn, inflexible and dogmatic.
set in your ways
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