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And I have added my voice, for what it is worth, whenever possible to the world community's outrage over the imperiousness of the empire and its casual trampling of basic rights and shared universal ideals and values over the years.
In 1923, he and the Woolfs part ways because of his imperiousness and their impatience.
with reluctance" such that "exercise of the power may be characterised more by discretion than by imperiousness.
I was one of his defenders, was frustrated and angered by the vagueness of the charges and the maddening imperiousness of the administrators who, after much prodding, finally deigned to talk to the track team.
McCarthy goes on to present convincing evidence that these circumstances reinforced a certain imperiousness of manner that Barbauld absorbed from her own mother, and likely inherited as a behavioural trait, against which she struggled her whole life to balance compassion, tolerance, and patience (22-23).
her imperiousness, jealousy, and insatiable hunger for attention and
Imperiousness of mind, inducing blindness to embodied sociality, follows from obliviousness to how easily the sources of self-presentation can be tagged.
The dragon, which symbolizes traits ranging from strength and self-assuredness to imperiousness and brashness, reigns from this January until Feb.
In the new Holmes adventure, A Game of Shadows, his imperiousness is hard to distinguish from boredom, and he seems to be in a hurry to spit out his lines, take his lumps, throw his punches and collect his paycheck.