Origin of exigent
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He counsels me not to be exigent in my terms; if he knew me better, perhaps, he would not have deemed the advice so necessary.Barrington|Charles James Lever
He thought bitterly of the exigent Jane, whom he recollected dimly as a tall female with teeth.Indiscretions of Archie|P. G. Wodehouse
But it is a long and exigent part, and there were times in the play when her physical strength was overtaxed.
It is a little hard to deal with people so exigent,' said Dr Maurice, discomfited in the midst of his enthusiasm.At His Gates, Vol. 2(of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
Charles immediately revealed the full and exigent nature of his demands.The Life of Cesare Borgia|Raphael Sabatini