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What is another word for iron-handed?

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Pronunciation:

[ ˈa͡ɪ͡ənhˈandɪd], [ ˈa‍ɪ‍ənhˈandɪd], [ ˈaɪə_n_h_ˈa_n_d_ɪ_d]

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How to use "Iron-handed" in context?

parenting

iron-handed parenting is a parenting style in which disciplinary measures are taken with a stern, strict, and punitive attitude. This parenting style is often viewed as highly effective for dealing with unacceptable behavior, as it creates a narrow and strict boundary between the parent and child. However,iron-handed parenting can also be harmful and oppressive, leading to a child who feels scared and restrained.

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