Sentence Examples


  • He must furnish the proofs, which are collected according to very stringent rules.
  • In 1677 the university of Caen adopted not less stringent measures against Cartesianism.
  • Stringent legislation controls prison labour.
  • Again, low speeds, light stock, less stringent requirements as to continuous brakes, signals, block-working and interlocking, road-crossings, stations, &c., tend to cheapness in working.
  • On the other hand, the tendency to maintain peace naturally takes its course towards the strongest ruler, the king, and we witness in Anglo-Saxon law the gradual evolution of more and more stringent and complete rules in respect of the king's peace and its infringements.