The imperious manner of Andros made him many enemies.
Though clever and good-looking, she was self-willed and imperious, and without the conciliatory manners which her difficult position required.
But three years later this imperious leader was checked by the heroic resistance of the " Maiden " fortress of Magdeburg; though two years later still she lost her reputation, and suffered unspeakable horrors at the hands of Tilly's lawless and unlicensed soldiery.
The imperious terms in which he was summoned to come down were punished by fire from heaven,which descended at the bidding of Elijah and consumed the whole land.
Able but imperious mother, Jeanne of Savoy-Nemours.