Textual thesaurus for "Stern"

(adj) stern, strict, exacting

severe and unremitting in making demands

an exacting instructor; a stern disciplinarian; strict standards

(adj) stern, austere

of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect

an austere expression; a stern face

(adj) inexorable, grim, unrelenting, relentless, unappeasable, unforgiving, stern

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

(adj) stern, austere, stark, severe

severely simple

a stark interior

(noun) stern, tail, after part, poop, quarter

the rear part of a ship

(noun) keister, seat, rump, rear, rear end, posterior, prat, fanny, fundament, ass, behind, arse, backside, hind end, hindquarters, bum, buns, butt, buttocks, can, bottom, derriere, tooshie, stern, tail, tail end, tush, nates

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?

(noun) Isaac Stern

United States concert violinist (born in Russia in 1920)