Tending to dictate
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The father appears to have been somewhat peremptory in temper, but neither inhospitable nor tyrannical.
His reply was peremptory and indignant.
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.
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