stern

phonetic symbol: / stɚ́n / 

stern - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the rear part of a ship
after part , poop , quarter , tail

[ noun ]
■ the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
arse , ass , backside , behind , bottom , bum , buns , butt , buttocks , can , derriere , fanny , fundament , hind end , hindquarters , keister , nates , posterior , prat , rear , rear end , rump , seat , tail , tail end , tooshie , tush

[ noun ]
■ United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
isaac stern

[ adjective satellite ]
■ severe and unremitting in making demands
e.g.)
・a stern disciplinarian
exacting , strict

[ adjective satellite ]
■ of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor
■ forbidding in aspect
e.g.)
・a stern face
austere

[ adjective satellite ]
■ not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty
e.g.)
・the stern demands of parenthood
grim , inexorable , relentless , unappeasable , unforgiving , unrelenting

[ adjective satellite ]
■ severely simple
austere , severe , stark

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