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someone who is strict has definite rules that they expect people to obey completely
strict and giving strong punishments when rules are not obeyed
a stern person, expression, or statement is serious and severe
controlling everything and forcing people to obey strict rules and laws
strict and serious in manner
very strict and severe
stringent rules or conditions are strict and make you achieve high standards
strict or extreme in your beliefs or opinions, and not willing to change them
not allowing you to make mistakes
when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available
a small fish with sharp points along its back that lives in rivers
a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users
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