Adjective "Stern" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Stern


    Definition:

    1. firm, strict, or uncompromising: stern discipline.

    2. hard, harsh, or severe: a stern reprimand.

    3. rigorous or austere; of an unpleasantly serious character: stern times.

    4. grim or forbidding in aspect: a stern face.

    Origin:
    stern

    Examples:

    "people can be stern with people."

    "people can be stern in/at/on ways."

    "people can be stern with wives."

    "people can be stern with myselfs."

    "people can be stern in things."

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