|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Strained; drawn close; tight; as, a strict embrace; a strict ligature.
2. (a.) Tense; not relaxed; as, a strict fiber.
3. (a.) Exact; accurate; precise; rigorously nice; as, to keep strict watch; to pay strict attention.
4. (a.) Governed or governing by exact rules; observing exact rules; severe; rigorous; as, very strict in observing the Sabbath.
5. (a.) Rigidly; interpreted; exactly limited; confined; restricted; as, to understand words in a strict sense.
6. (a.) Upright, or straight and narrow; -- said of the shape of the plants or their flower clusters.
Strict (7 Occurrences)
Matthew 12:16 But He gave them strict injunctions not to blaze abroad His doings, (WEY DBY)
Mark 5:43 He strictly ordered them that no one should know this, and commanded that something should be given to her to eat. (Root in WEB WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 5:28 saying, "Didn't we strictly command you not to teach in this name? Behold, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching, and intend to bring this man's blood on us." (Root in WEB WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 22:3 "I am indeed a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, instructed according to the strict manner of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God, even as you all are this day. (WEB ASV NAS RSV)
1 Corinthians 9:25 and every one who is striving, is in all things temperate; these, indeed, then, that a corruptible crown they may receive, but we an incorruptible; (See NIV)
1 Samuel 14:28 Then answered one of the people and said, Thy father strictly adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth food this day; and the people are faint. (Root in DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Daniel 3:22 Therefore because the king's commandment was urgent, and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the fire killed those men who took up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. (See RSV)