imperious

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imperious englannista suomeksi

  1. määräilevä

  1. käskevä, kopea, ylimielinen

imperious englanniksi

  1. Domineering, arrogant, or overbearing.

  2. (RQ:Marlowe Tamburlaine)

  3. 1866 – Dostoyevsky|Fyodor Dostoyevsky, ''Gambler|The Gambler'', translated by C. J. Hogarth

  4. (..) she glanced about her in an imperious, challenging sort of way, with looks and gestures that clearly were unstudied.
  5. 1899 – Crane|Stephen Crane, ''The Angel Child'', Whilomville Stories

  6. She was quick, beautiful, imperious, while he was quiet, slow, and misty.
  7. *(quote-web)

  8. Urgent.

  9. 1891 – Bierce|Ambrose Bierce, ''Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge|An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge''

  10. Circumstances of an imperious nature, which it is unnecessary to relate here, had prevented him from taking service with that gallant army which had fought the disastrous campaigns ending with the fall of Corinth.
  11. Imperial or regal.

  12. 1789, Ephraim Judson, ''Ambassadors appointed by Christ to treat with mankind on the subject of reconciliation to God'' (page 7)

  13. All the terrors of Antichrist; his cruel ediets and anathemas that were thundered from his imperious throne, like storms of fire and brimstone (..)