1 A higher Judge had taken the matter in hand, and Jefferson Hope had been summoned before a tribunal where strict justice would be meted out to him.
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2 But nothing private; no strict biographical facts.
3 Yet so strict were the laws of their society, that no one ventured to appropriate any part of the booty, which was brought into one common mass, to be at the disposal of their leader.
4 Everything went on in pretty good order, strict cleanliness, and strict punctuality; even pretty strict honesty.
5 Inquiries were set on foot, and strict searches made.
6 She was a benevolent, charitable, good woman, and capable of strong attachments, most correct in her conduct, strict in her notions of decorum, and with manners that were held a standard of good-breeding.
7 He is so very strict and scrupulous in his notions; over-scrupulous I must say.
8 He, who had ever boasted of being an Elliot, and whose feelings, as to connection, were only too strict to suit the unfeudal tone of the present day.
9 I was very young, and associated only with the young, and we were a thoughtless, gay set, without any strict rules of conduct.
10 In front of this was the grand central dance of fifteen or twenty couples, flanked by minor dances of inferior individuals whose gyrations were not always in strict keeping with the tune.
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11 You may know the strict principles of her family.
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12 Nothing was moved before I got there, and strict orders were given that no one should walk upon the paths leading to the house.
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13 At ten o'clock I went round and saw that all the fellows had gone to roost, for I believe in strict training and plenty of sleep to keep a team fit.
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14 These people of the remote future were strict vegetarians, and while I was with them, in spite of some carnal cravings, I had to be frugivorous also.
15 Tom was like the rest of the respectable boys, in that he envied Huckleberry his gaudy outcast condition, and was under strict orders not to play with him.