sternly in a sentence

Example sentences for sternly

Hester would not set him free, lest he should look her sternly in the face.
Undoubtedly there is a right way of reading, so it be sternly subordinated.
As a result, their patron has been sternly reprimanded and put on probation.
Many commented that this was because they feared that the courts would look more sternly on carrying a gun than on selling drugs.

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