Results for stern

Definitions of stern:

part of speech: noun

The hindpart of a vessel.

part of speech: adverb

Sternly.

part of speech: noun

The after- part of a ship.

part of speech: noun

The after or rear part of a vessel.

part of speech: adjective

Severe of countenance, manner, or feeling: austere: harsh: unrelenting: steadfast.

part of speech: adjective

Severe in countenance, in manners, or in feelings; harsh; unrelenting.

part of speech: adjective

Severe or harsh in disposition or character; strict; proceeding from such a nature; hard; as, a stern command or look; firm; rigid; unyielding; as, stern discipline; forbidding; as, a stern, rocky coast.

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