Definition of Stern


  • the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    "he deserves a good kick in the butt"
    "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
    - hind end - rear end - tail end
  • United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)
    - isaac stern
  • the rear part of a ship
    - after part


  • severely simple
    "a stark interior"
  • severe and unremitting in making demands
    "an exacting instructor"
    "a stern disciplinarian"
    "strict standards"
  • not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty
    "grim determination"
    "grim necessity"
    "Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty"
    "relentless persecution"
    "the stern demands of parenthood"
  • of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor
    forbidding in aspect
    "an austere expression"
    "a stern face"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble stern

39 unscramble word found using the letters stern.

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