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.
  • Stringent rules, too, governed the food of women and the youth of both sexes, and it was only after initiation that boys were allowed to eat of all the game the forest provided.