[ek-si-juh nt; French eg-zee-zhahn]


Origin of exigeant

From French
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Examples from the Web for exigeant

Historical Examples of exigeant

  • She had resolved from the very first not to be an exigeant wife.

    Kept in the Dark

    Anthony Trollope

  • It seems that as a lover he is the most exigeant of gentlemen.

    Kept in the Dark

    Anthony Trollope

  • Was his an exceptional case, or are men in general as exigeant?

    Fairy Fingers

    Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie

  • I could not leave this most exigeant of all places this week.

    Ayala's Angel

    Anthony Trollope

  • Was Charles too exigeant with his demands, too chary of his daughter?

    Charles the Bold

    Ruth Putnam