Examples from the Web for zero-tolerance
But think of corruption today and we would all accept nothing but a zero-tolerance policy.The Real Story and Lesson of the Abscam Sting in ‘American Hustle’|Jimmy So|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“[Secretary of Defense Leon] Panetta has said that the military has a ‘zero-tolerance’ policy,” Tsongas said.Lackland Rape Scandal Shines Spotlight On Military Failure|Jesse Ellison|July 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The consistent approach to Sinai has been from a security perspective—a zero-tolerance one.Egypt’s New Flash Point: Bedouins Take Over a Sinai Resort|Ursula Lindsey|January 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Rupert Murdoch The 80-year-old head of News Corporation, said to be insisting on a "zero-tolerance" attitude to phone-hacking.
Do we have a zero-tolerance policy—one drink and you are grounded for life?
British Dictionary definitions for zero-tolerance
- the policy of applying laws or penalties to even minor infringements of a code in order to reinforce its overall importance
- (as modifier)a zero-tolerance policy on drugs