Definisi 'stern'
English to English
adjective
1 Having a certain hardness or severity of nature, manner, or aspect; hard; severe; rigid; rigorous; austere; fixed; unchanging; unrelenting; hence, serious; resolute; harsh; as, a sternresolve; a stern necessity; a stern heart; a stern gaze; a stern decree.
source: webster1913
2 Being in the stern, or being astern; as, the stern davits.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
3 of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect
Example:
• an austere expression
• a stern face
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4 not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty
Example:
• grim determination
• grim necessity
• Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty
• relentless persecution
• the stern demands of parenthood
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5 severe and unremitting in making demands
Example:
• an exacting instructor
• a stern disciplinarian
• strict standards
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6 severely simple
Example:
• a stark interior
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noun
7 the rear part of a ship
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8 United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
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9 the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
Example:
• he deserves a good kick in the butt
• are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?
source: wordnet30
10 The black tern.
source: webster1913
11 The helm or tiller of a vessel or boat; also, the rudder.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
posterior, sternness, strictness, austereness, severeness, russia, soviet union, union of soviet socialist republics, ussr, back, rear, body part, fiddler, violinist, escutcheon, skeg, ship, body, torso, trunk, demanding, nonindulgent, strict, implacable, plain,

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