Definition of strictness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈstrɪktnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈstrɪktnəs//
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  1. 1the fact of being severe and having to be obeyed the strictness of the drug laws
  2. 2the fact of demanding that rules must be obeyed the strictness of his father
  3. 3the fact of being very exact, clearly defined and applied exactly the strictness of the criteria