Sentence Examples

  • His reply was peremptory and indignant.
  • The father appears to have been somewhat peremptory in temper, but neither inhospitable nor tyrannical.
  • It is a mistake to present a great body of hypotheses - if Comte meant them for hypotheses - in the most dogmatic and peremptory form to which language can lend itself.
  • It was Castlereagh that led the opposition to these almost peremptory demands of Alexander.
  • There he received news of his election as mayor of Bordeaux with a peremptory royal endorsement enjoining residence, and after some time journeyed homewards.