martinet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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martinetnoun [C]

uk   /ˌmɑː.tɪˈnet/  us   /ˌmɑːr.t̬ɪ-/ formal disapproving
someone who ​demands that ​rules and ​orders always be ​obeyed, ​even when it is ​unnecessary or ​unreasonable to do so
(Definition of martinet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “martinet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 严格执行规章制度的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴格執行規章制度的人…
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