There may be said to be three degrees of strictness in the observances of the Sikhs.
In strictness nobility and gentry are the same thing.
On the death of his uncle, however, he left it, owing to the strictness of its rules, and went to Paris, where he devoted himself to writing poetry.
She was educated with great strictness in the convent of the Carmelites in the Rue St Jacques at Paris.
The general strictness of the church in its requirements for ministerial education occasioned it great loss in this period when the territory beyond the Appalachians was being settled so largely by Scotch-Irish and Presbyterians.