(adj.) = absolutist ; peremptory ; forthright ; uncompromising ; unequivocal ; categoric ; unmitigaged. Ex: Most of the students who discussed the film seemed to have derived an almost absolutist and very specific understanding of its meaning. Ex: The author's argumentation is vehement, sometimes peremptory, but not conclusive. Ex: We have been told once, in clear and forthright terms, what it is that we need. Ex: What precipitated that furor was that Panizzi's volume represented a uncompromising rejection of the comfortable ideology of the finding catalog. Ex: The exhaustive and unequivocal definition of the nature and types of material qualifying to be described as ephemera could probably form the basis of a learned dissertation. Ex: The question of the need for categoric assurances is not locked into a 12 month timeframe or any other timeframe. Ex: Only Bush could take a horrible situation and create an unmitigated disaster. ---- * afirmación tajante = protestation.