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imperiousadjective

uk   /ɪmˈpɪə.ri.əs/ us   /ɪmˈpɪr.i.əs/
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imperiousadjective

us   /ɪmˈpɪər·i·əs/ fml
with an attitude of authority and expecting obedience: She was a very imperious, arrogant woman.
(Definition of imperious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “imperious”
in Spanish imperioso…
in Vietnamese hống hách…
in Malaysian memerintah…
in Thai วางอำนาจ…
in French impérieux…
in German herrisch…
in Chinese (Simplified) 专横的,跋扈的…
in Turkish amirane, otoriter, hükmeden…
in Russian властный, повелительный…
in Indonesian angkuh…
in Chinese (Traditional) 專橫的,跋扈的…
in Polish władczy…
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