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Definition of draconian:

  1. Belonging to the constellation Draco; of great severity.

Common misspellings for draconian:

draconiean, droconian, draconain.

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Examples of usage for draconian:

  1. The Collector, however, was inexorable, and indeed he had no power to mitigate the Draconian law of sale. "Tales of Bengal" , S. B. Banerjea.
  2. This reverend man, with countenance so demurely benign, with robes so glossy and so clerically flowing, with wig so minutely powdered, so rigid and so vast,- could this be he who, of late, with sour visage, and in snuffy habiliments, administered, ferule in hand, the Draconian Laws of the academy? "Selections From Poe" , J. Montgomery Gambrill.
  3. Here in the Netherlands the heretics, in consequence of the Draconian severity of the regulations which he himself had issued, had been hung and burned by hundreds, and hitherto he had gained nothing but the hatred of the nation which he preferred to all others. "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" , Georg Ebers.

Quotes for draconian:

  1. Pension reform can be hard to talk about. In the long run, reform now means fewer demands for layoffs and less draconian measures in the future. It's in the best interest of all Californians to fix this system now. - Jerry Brown
  2. Growing up in Wales was a pretty Draconian experience with religion. - John Cale
  3. I have- I have more than an interesting task in piloting Wales into our new democracy, without wanting to exercise draconian powers on behalf of anybody else- I can assure of that. - Ron Davies
  4. The rights of copyright holders need to be protected, but some draconian remedies that have been suggested would create more problems than they would solve. - Patrick Leahy
  5. Could I have worked under a system where there were Draconian controls on my creativity, meaning budget, time, script choices, etc.? Definitely not. I would have fared poorly under the old studio system that guys like Howard Hawks did so well in. I cannot. - Michael Mann

Rhymes for draconian:

  1. amazonian, apollonian, babylonian, caledonian, jeffersonian, macedonian.
  2. bostonian, devonian, estonian, gorgonian.
  3. jacksonian, newtonian, oregonian, patagonian, plutonian, simonian, smithsonian, washingtonian.
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