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.
Able but imperious mother, Jeanne of Savoy-Nemours.
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.