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IMPERIOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does imperious mean? 

IMPERIOUS (adjective)
  The adjective IMPERIOUS has 1 sense:

1. able to deal authoritatively with affairs

  Familiarity information: IMPERIOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


IMPERIOUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Able to deal authoritatively with affairs

Synonyms:

imperious; masterful

Context example:

dismissed the matter with an imperious wave of her hand

Similar:

domineering (tending to domineer)


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