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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)

Sense 1imperious [BACK TO TOP]


Able to deal authoritatively with affairs


imperious; masterful

Context example:

dismissed the matter with an imperious wave of her hand


domineering (tending to domineer)

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