stringent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin stringēns, stringentem, from stringō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɹɪndʒənt/
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Adjective[edit]

stringent (comparative more stringent, superlative most stringent)

  1. Strict; binding strongly; making strict requirements; restrictive; rigid; severe
    They have stringent quality requirements outlining what is acceptable.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin stringēns, stringentem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

stringent (comparative stringenter, superlative am stringentesten)

  1. stringent
  2. coherent (of an argument)
    Synonyms: einleuchtend, schlüssig, überzeugend

Further reading[edit]

  • stringent” in Duden online
  • stringent” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

stringent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of stringō

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian stringente.

Adjective[edit]

stringent m or n (feminine singular stringentă, masculine plural stringenți, feminine and neuter plural stringente)

  1. stringent

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