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peremptoryadjective

 us   /pəˈremp·tər·i/ fml
having the expectation of immediate and complete obedience, or to be obeyed without explanation: In his usual peremptory manner, he ordered us all into the conference room.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 不容置辩的, 专横的,霸道的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不容置辯的, 專橫的,霸道的…
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