What is the opposite of Peremptoriness?

21 antonyms found



[ p_ˈɜː_ɹ_ɪ_m_p_t_ə_ɹ_ɪ_n_ə_s], [ pˈɜːɹɪmptəɹɪnəs], [ pˈɜːɹɪmptəɹɪnəs]

Antonyms for Peremptoriness:


Usage examples of Peremptoriness:

  1. Woodseer, who would have done for Sir Meeson Corby or Lazarus what had been done for him, thought little of the service, but so intense a peremptoriness in the look of an eye made him uncomfortable in his own sense of independence. "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  2. She only summoned him with a peremptoriness which had been absent from their relations for many years. "The Awakening of Helena Richie", Margaret Deland.
  3. Then the faithful Sam revived his suit with some peremptoriness "Life's Little Ironies A set of tales with some colloquial sketches entitled A Few Crusted Characters", Thomas Hardy.