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Synonyms for stringent
ˈstrɪn dʒəntstrin·gent

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. rigorous, stringent, tightadjective

    demanding strict attention to rules and procedures

    "rigorous discipline"; "tight security"; "stringent safety measures"

    fuddled, nasty, squiffy, crocked, plastered, mean, tight, mingy, smashed, wet, strict, miserly, compressed, cockeyed, taut, sozzled, soaked, close, stiff, besotted, slopped, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, rigorous, soused, pixilated


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. stringentadjective

    binding, contracting

  2. stringentadjective

    STRICT, rigid, severe, rigorous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. stringentadjective

    binding, restrictive, rigid, severe, rigorous, exact

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  1. Becky Carroll:

    They're the shiny new object in campaigns today, and they provide new flexibility -- especially in municipalities and states where there's far more stringent control.

  2. Jacqueline Whitmore:

    I think people are more forgiving around these times of desperate measures, the etiquette might not be as stringent.

  3. White House:

    The bill's requirements could force agencies to make decisions based on incomplete information or information that may not be available, including potential environmental and community impacts of the proposed pipelines, within the stringent deadlines, and to deny applications that otherwise would have been approved, but for lack of sufficient review time.

  4. Alexander Reinert:

    This case is an example of just how stringent the' clearly established law' standard in the qualified immunity defense can be.

  5. Steve Berry:

    We oppose a separate engine standard, which we believe is redundant because improvements in engine efficiency would be reflected in a complete vehicle assessment, an overly stringent engine standard also could force manufacturers to introduce technologies and design changes before they are fully ready to do so.

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