In periods of strict censorship, underground social media systems developed to spread gossip and ideas.
But last season, Sheldon drew up a strict 31-page “Relationship Agreement” and the couple started dating on his terms.
Years after he decided to uphold a strict voter ID law, a federal appellate judge says he got it all wrong.
So now Republicans, following Texas Senator Jon Cornyn, are insisting on strict border security measures.
The ad would then count as a coordinated communication and would be subject to strict spending limits.
And what was to be the result of this strict adherence to the Word of God?
This is in strict accord with every history on the subject I could find.
He was most strict and tyrannical in his household, and his lightest word was law.
I meant to bring her up a strict Jewess, and to wed her to some Jew.
Miss Ormerod, to do her strict justice, was hardworking and conscientious.
1590s, "narrow, drawn in, small," from Latin strictus "drawn together, tight, rigid," past participle of stringere "draw or bind tight" (see strain (v.)). The sense of "stringent and rigorous" (of law) is first found in 1570s; of qualities or conditions generally, 1580s.